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Knowing your own needs is important—for example, if you have a small living space, an audio-only model may suffice—and will ensure you get a device that does what it intends and works with your parenting style.

As you are not going to please her — with gifts or menus — make choices that satisfy your own standards, and let that suffice.

I won’t spoil here what role that hormone plays in celery, but suffice to say it’s nothing sexy.

The representative I spoke to in Vermont said my negative test and quarantine in Tennessee would suffice, and the representative from Maine essentially said to avoid crowded public places.

Norris said he has written around the margins of the form after patients’ initial applications were rejected, hoping the additional details will suffice and fearing that MTS will not accept an attached letter.

Suffice to say, there is finally a light at the end of the tunnel in Liberia.

Suffice it to say, we hoped, with Governor Richardson as our veteran QB, to advance the ball down the field a bit.

Concerning argument, suffice it to say that, once started, no matter how terrible the cost, it was successful.

Suffice it to say that Radcliffe put an Avada Kedavra spell on the song, because he absolutely killed it!

There will be some people who think, “I wish they touched on it more,” and some people where it will suffice.

When ordinary methods do not suffice, it can usually be cleared by shaking up with a little magnesium carbonate and filtering.

Suffice it to say, a mutual passion was conceived between the two cousins, and my father persuaded her to elope with him.

Your indomitable bravery will suffice to frustrate the attempt to carry out their plans.

In very rare cases, the expression of the last figure in the date word will suffice.

It need not mention the sum to be paid for the land; it can be signed with a lead pencil: a stamp signature will suffice.


On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to suffice, such as: get by, satisfy, answer, avail, content, and do.

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