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synonyms for insufficient

  • deficient
  • faulty
  • inadequate
  • incomplete
  • meager
  • poor
  • scant
  • scarce
  • unsatisfactory
  • bereft
  • defective
  • destitute
  • devoid
  • drained
  • dry
  • failing
  • imperfect
  • incapable
  • incommensurate
  • incompetent
  • infrequent
  • minus
  • out of
  • rare
  • short
  • short of
  • shy
  • thin
  • too little too late
  • unample
  • unfinished
  • unfitted
  • unqualified
  • wanting
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antonyms for insufficient

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  • adequate
  • enough
  • perfect
  • satisfactory
  • strong
  • sufficient
  • ample
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How to use insufficient in a sentence

His promise to meet with her was insufficient for House Democrats.
THE MARJORIE TAYLOR GREENE COMMITTEE REMOVAL VOTE, EXPLAINEDGABBY BIRENBAUMFEBRUARY 5, 2021VOX
Without these middlemen, demand was insufficient, and for many farmers with animals and crops that grow regardless of the pandemic, cutting them out was the only solution.
WE CAN END HUNGER IN AMERICA—IF WE'RE WILLING TO MAKE SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO OUR FOOD SYSTEMPIERRE FERRARIJANUARY 29, 2021TIME
The local federal court’s plan for how it will select potential jurors is drawing fire for what many critics believe is an insufficient attempt to increase jury diversity, an issue that has persisted for decades.
FEDERAL COURT’S JURY SELECTION PLAN UNDER FIREMAYA SRIKRISHNANJANUARY 22, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
While there are a number of community health centers in the country, proponents say they are chronically underfunded and insufficient to meet the needs of their communities.
TO GET VACCINES TO MORE PEOPLE, THE PRIORITY SYSTEM NEEDS TO LOOSEN UPKAT ESCHNERJANUARY 21, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
At the same time, luck by itself was shown to be insufficient.
EARTH HAS STAYED HABITABLE FOR BILLIONS OF YEARS. EXACTLY HOW LUCKY DID WE GET?TOBY TYRRELLJANUARY 21, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Just adding a canonical tag is insufficient at blocking the dev domain from crawling and indexing.
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The processes Parler has put in place to moderate or prevent the spread of dangerous and illegal content have proved insufficient.
APPLE AND GOOGLE ARE LIKELY TO SLOW DOWN ENFORCEMENT AGAIN AFTER CAPITOL RIOT BANSGERRIT DE VYNCK, REED ALBERGOTTI, JAY GREENEJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Choosing an insufficient budget means you’ll run out of money fast and see minimal results.
GOOGLE ADS AND SMBS: HOW TO DRIVE RESULTS ON A LOW BUDGETCAROLYN LYDENJANUARY 8, 2021SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Sloppy play would usually be evident with low-scoring games, a high number of penalties and more missed tackles — all things that have historically been attributed to insufficient practice time to hone our fundamentals.
NFLPA PRESIDENT CALLS FOR ELIMINATION OF OFFSEASON PRACTICESMARK MASKEDECEMBER 31, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Perdue episode is a case study of why the STOCK Act is clearly insufficient, and it provides an opportunity to establish a road map for curbing such abuse.
SEN. DAVID PERDUE’S SUSPICIOUS STOCK SUCCESS SHOWS WHY MEMBERS OF CONGRESS SHOULDN’T BE ALLOWED TO TRADE INDIVIDUAL STOCKSJAKEMETHDECEMBER 17, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO INSUFFICIENT

  • abnormal
  • amiss
  • blemished
  • damaged
  • deficient
  • faulty
  • flawed
  • impaired
  • imperfect
  • inadequate
  • incomplete
  • injured
  • insufficient
  • lacking
  • on the bum
  • out of order
  • poor
  • sick
  • subnormal
  • unfinished
  • unhealthy
  • unsound
  • wanting
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