Translation of adequate in Spanish:
- 1.1 (sufficient)(assistance/funding)we didn't get adequate notice1.2 (good enough) work of an adequate standardno se nos avisó con la suficiente anticipaciónthe room was perfectly adequateun trabajo de un nivel aceptableto be adequate to something/la habitación estaba bien or no estaba nada mal
-inghe isn't adequate to the taskis she adequate to being left in charge?no es una persona idónea or competente para realizar la tarea¿se la puede dejar al mando?Example sentences
- They point to figures that show current oil supplies are more than adequate to satisfy demand.
- Allocation of adequate resources for research in these fields is highly desirable.
- The band simply didn't have the time or resources to find an adequate replacement for Frank.
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