|1.||[ noun ] an adequate quantity; a quantity that is large enough to achieve a purpose|
"enough is as good as a feast" "there is more than a sufficiency of lawyers in this country"
|Related terms:||relative_quantity fill suffice|
|2.||[ noun ] sufficient resources to provide comfort and meet obligations|
"her father questioned the young suitor's sufficiency"
|Related terms:||wealth suffice|
|3.||[ noun ] the quality of being sufficient for the end in view|
"he questioned the sufficiency of human intelligence"
|Related terms:||insufficiency insufficiency quality quantity ampleness ample meager|