noun/nombre (plural -cies)
- 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (of resources, measures) insuficiencia (feminine), lo inadecuadoMore example sentences1.2 uncountable/no numerable (of person) ineptitud (feminine), incompetencia (feminine) 1.3 countable/numerable (weakness) deficiencia (feminine)
More example sentences
- The cause of famine, consequently, is not an inadequacy of food.
- A further consequence of the strength of conservative morality is the inadequacy of sex education.
- More demanding tasks can soon show the inadequacy of low amounts of RAM.
- Any thoughtful president must surely have infinitely greater moments of inwardly perceived inadequacy.
- Like an avenging angel, the stranger forces the menfolk to confront their own inadequacies.
- A gaggle of girls walked past Jay tittering at his inadequacies.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.