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Adequate

Antonyms for adequate:

unacceptable, poor, inept, useless, insufficient, unfit, incompetent, intolerable, inferior, incapable, worthless, unsuitable, inappropriate, inadequate, unsatisfactory, atrocious.

Synonyms for adequate:

Sense 1

fairish, mediocrity, palatable, adequacy, reasonable, efficient, tolerably, presentable, goodish, nicely, cut out for, agreeable, working.

Sense 2

medium, marginal, fair, much, sorry, pleasant, modest.

Sense 3

tidy, all-right, average.

Sense 4

comfortable, respectable.

Sense 5

O.K..

Sense 11

common.

Sense 12

moderate.

efficient

effective.

genuine

valid.

acceptable (adjective)

admissible, appropriate, favorable, permissible, passable, tolerable, suitable, satisfactory, acceptable, allowable, goodish.

all (adjective)

equal.

effective (adjective)

effectual.

enough, able (adjective)

commensurate, decent, fair, acceptable, satisfactory, comfortable, sufficient, passable, competent, equal, tolerable, capable, suitable.

influential (adjective)

operative.

sufficient (adjective)

bountiful, satisfactory, prosperous, plentiful, enough, ample, fair, abundant, sufficient, plenteous.

suitable (adjective)

due.

Sense 1 (noun)

reasonable.

Sense 2 (noun)

comfortable.

Sense 3 (noun)

common, respectable, moderate, goodish, fair, average, O.K., all-right, tidy, fairish.

adequate (noun)

competent, passable, fair to middling, equal to, decent, capable, up to, adequate to, sufficient, enough.

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