Synonyms of inadequacy in English:
1 the inadequacy of available resources
insufficiency, deficiency, scantness, scarcity, scarceness, sparseness, dearth, paucity, poverty, shortage, want, lack, undersupply;
rare exiguity, exiguousness
[Antonyms] abundance, surplus
2 her feelings of personal inadequacy
incompetence, incapability, unfitness, ineffectiveness, ineffectuality, inefficiency, inefficacy, inexpertness, lack of skill, lack of proficiency, ineptness, uselessness, hopelessness, impotence, powerlessness;
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