Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: adjective

Definitions: (adjective) If something is adequate, it is good enough.

Examples: (adjective) The performance of the new government is adequate, if not great. (adjective) By 1922, the single school-room was no longer adequate to meet the needs of the town.

Synonyms: adjectives: enough, acceptable.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 4 E

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