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The unnecessary delays are stoppages caused by lack of supplies or insufficient air pressure.

The utmost tenderness of caution was insufficient to prevent the effects of this blow on De Courcy's bodily frame.

Self-controlMary Brunton

None of the rivers is navigable, and the roads are in general indifferent and insufficient.

Even Dave's mechanical expletives were insufficient to dispel the illusion.

MenotahErnest G. Henham

The chivalry which he introduced was an insufficient gift to barbarism.

He makes up his mind to a thing on insufficient proof, and then nothing will turn him.

Phineas FinnAnthony Trollope

Petrarch himself has been thought of by De Sade as the fourth, but (it seems) on insufficient grounds.

The light was insufficient to show the pictures to advantage, and the visit might have stood over to the morrow.

Malnutrition, shortages of professional medical personnel, and insufficient health facilities were also contributing factors.

Sometimes we are moved by a realization that, left to ourselves, we are inadequate, that apart from God we are insufficient.

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