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Question with the adjective Adequate

1 example:

How do you pick just the perfect hat that combines style and ease with adequate sun protection?
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Sentences with the adjective Adequate

3 examples:

"Sometimes it seems, Tom, that we're the only adequate people over here." "You're right, Mary. However sad it is, but we're surrounded by idiots only, and their ring is inexorably tightening."

After studying ten people, researchers at Stockholm’s Karolinska Institute found that an adequate night’s sleep helps make a person look more attractive.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. government violated the rights of 13 people on its no-fly list by depriving them of their constitutional right to travel, and gave them no adequate way to challenge their placement on the list.
(Fox News - Politics, )


6 examples:

Do you have adequate money for the trip?

But will Liberia's success preclude adequate patient enrollment?
(Forbes - Technology, )

If the insurer reckons the house is now structurally adequate, why the hike in the premium?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Has the Obama administration set up adequate safeguards to protect Americans’ privacy under the law?
(Forbes - Business, )

The legal challenge to net neutrality could start with a procedural point: Did the FCC provide adequate notice to the industry about the new rules?
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

In these volatile markets and with gold and bonds far from offering adequate downside protection, is it time for investors to look to the safe havens of the future?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

It was adequate.

He is adequate for the post.

This meal is adequate for two.

I don't consider that adequate.

This meal is adequate for three.

An income adequate for one's needs.

The pay is not adequate for a family of six.

He took adequate clothes for a weekend trip.

This paper should be adequate for your purpose.

We need not only adequate water but clean water.

The national health service was far from adequate.

That threw adequate light on his feelings toward her.

I suppose then an 8-Gigabyte hard drive will be adequate.

No definition of poetry is adequate unless it be poetry itself.

The current equipment is not adequate for the number of members.

We have adequate inventories of the product to meet local demand.

It is important for a nation to have an adequate mix of monetary and fiscal policies.

The project to build a new sports center has fallen through for lack of adequate funds.

Flying in darkness without adequate training is a major cause of light aircraft accidents.

The hurricane survivors were allotted adequate food provisions for their basic nourishment.

If we don't obtain an adequate knowledge of their culture, a lot of problems could easily arise.

I'm not stupid enough to climb a mountain in the winter without first making adequate preparations.

When Rafael was studying medicine, he painfully saw how people afflicted by heart diseases died due to lack of adequate medical equipment.

Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in circumstances beyond his control.

To live effectively is to live with adequate information.
(Norbert Wiener)

Faith must have adequate evidence, else it is mere superstition.
(Alexander Hodge)

Women were seldom given quality assignments or adequate air time.
(Jessica Savitch)

There is nothing more demoralizing than a small but adequate income.
(Edmund Wilson)

Adequate defense has been the catchword of every militarist for centuries.
(Frank B. Kellogg)

I think all of you know there is no adequate defense against massive nuclear attack.
(George Wald)

I am not against hasty marriages where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate income.
(Wilkie Collins)

The mastery of nature is vainly believed to be an adequate substitute for self mastery.
(Reinhold Niebuhr)

I am not against hasty marriages, where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate income.
(Will Durant)

War is just a racket... I believe in adequate defense at the coastline and nothing else.
(Smedley Butler)

Ensuring Americans have access to adequate medical care should be a priority for all of us.
(Dave Reichert)

No pen can give an adequate description of the all-pervading corruption produced by slavery.
(Harriet Ann Jacobs)

What is genius, anyway, if it isn't the ability to give an adequate response to a great challenge
(Bette Greene)

Only 9 percent of MPAs reported having adequate staff.
(Science Daily - News, )

Lack of adequate sleep can do more than just make you tired.
(Science Daily - News, )

Out of 400 chargers tested, only three had adequate insulation.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

A judge ruled Kris Humphries has had adequate time to prepare for a trial.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

It's a matter of getting adequate sleep at optimal times, say researchers.
(Science Daily - News, )

Safe driving requires clear central vision and adequate peripheral vision.
(Science Daily - News, )

It said fewer children were being caught and other shelters will be adequate.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Follow these 3 steps to improve your chances of building an adequate nest egg.
(CNN - World Business, )

One of every three people on the planet is without adequate access, the UN says.
(Tech Times - Health, )

There does not seem to be adequate air flow or proper ventilation in the garage.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Therefore, adequate screening, prevention and treatment of BMD loss is paramount.
(BoneKEy Reports, )

These tests indicate that the magnet design may be adequate for its intended use.
(Science Daily - News, )

The drug Opdivo did not show adequate proof of treatment of a kind of lung cancer.
(USA Today - Money, )

Adequate intake of folic acid can provide long-term protection to the unborn child.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Plaintiffs argued that there was not adequate public notice about the mosque project.
(USA Today - National, )

President Obama has assured the public that the government’s response was adequate.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

However, businesses say they are struggling to find people with adequate qualifications.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

The biological drive to consume salt ensures that we consume adequate sodium for survival.
(Nature Neuroscience, )

Public health failings are largely due to governments and thus must be given adequate notice.
(Tech Times - Health, )

They add that degraded water quality is a potential risk unless there are adequate safeguards.
(Science Daily - News, )

Tom Wheeler, the F.C.C. chairman, says there is a shortfall in adequate broadband competition.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Women encouraged to ensure adequate levels of potassium in their diets to reduce stroke risks.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A retrospective review indicated that vegans should ensure adequate intake of a few nutrients.
(Science Daily - News, )

The reluctant-looking frog married a figure of Indra in a ceremony to ensure adequate rainfall.
(NBC Weird News, )

This raises new questions about whether or not most people have an adequate intake of vitamin E.
(Science Daily - News, )

People who have rheumatoid arthritis lose mobility and joint function without adequate treatment.
(Science Daily - News, )

Current methods are not adequate, warns study co-author Dr Robert Tesh of the University of Texas.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

These data underline the fact that adequate calcium intake is critical to secure skeletal integrity.
(BoneKEy Reports, )

The industry is working to provide an adequate amount of both energy and power at a reasonable cost.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Despite six snorkelling or diving deaths in five days, experts insist safety standards are adequate.
(BBC News - World News, )

"Petitioner has an adequate remedy at law by way of appeal," rules the 2nd District Court of Appeal.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

Chronic pain is common, and the available treatments do not provide adequate relief for most patients.
(Nature Reviews Neurology, )

A new study found that gamers will push off obtaining adequate sleep in order to continue video gaming.
(Science Daily - News, )

His daughter has been given authority to determine whether her father is receiving adequate medical care.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Ex-ice hockey players have sued NHL for not taking adequate actions to protect players from head injuries.
(Tech Times - Sports, )

The reason for the exposure is the lack of adequate disinfection measures in cleaning the endoscopes used.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The head of the National Australia Bank believes a review of of its financial advice arm has been adequate.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Bill Cassidy and Susan Collins said the CBO report showed the House Obamacare replacement was not adequate.
(CNBC, )

Sleep is a vital component of overall health, yet most college students fail to have adequate amounts of it.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The European Space Agency has been assured adequate funding by the ministerial council of ESA member states.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Nearly one million Scots cannot afford adequate housing and 250,000 are not properly fed, a new study claims.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Three quarters of schools in England are failing to provide adequate careers advice, says a report from Ofsted.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

There's preliminary evidence that adequate amounts of vitamin D might help lower rates of respiratory infections.
(UPI - Health News, )

The meeting’s success hinges in part on whether aides have created adequate grounds for a working relationship.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

With good budgeting skills, adequate time for planning and these tips, you can travel further and longer for less.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

This urban toolkit addresses these needs because many cities do not have adequate services for adults with autism.
(Science Daily - News, )

They might start a venture with the money as a primary goal, but money alone generally isn't an adequate catalyst.
(Forbes - Business, )

Childhood trauma can have a lifelong effect but a royal commission has heard adequate support services are scarce.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

But most have failed to implement adequate supply-chain risk-management programs that could head off such problems.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The order also expands daughter Kerri Kasem's authority to determine whether her father is receiving adequate care.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

Native bees in San Francisco provide adequate pollination to crop plants such as tomato plants, new research shows.
(Science Daily - News, )

This entry-level phone costs less than $90, and it's perfectly adequate for the casual user who loves taking photos.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

Bouts of exercise per week were adequate; however, consumption of good sources of calcium per day appeared to be low.
(BoneKEy Reports, )

A woman has been awarded $55,000 after a London hospital started a caesarean without giving her adequate pain relief.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Australia's new policy lacks adequate protection standards for asylum seekers and faces legal challenges, the UN says.
(BBC News - World News, )

ANGELA EPSTEIN is appalled at how some people think texts or social media messages are adequate ways to show you care.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

However, many are worried about adequate supply, especially as only three commercial growers are fully up and running.
(Susan Lunn,Trinh Theresa Do in CBC News - Politics, )

De novo purine biosynthesis in bacteria relies on an adequate supply of the tetrahydrofolate (THF) derivative 10f-THF.
(Nature Reviews Microbiology, )

Apple owes its store employees $2 million for failing to give adequate meal and rest breaks, a California court ruled.
(UPI - Business News, )

The rate of extraction due to severe tooth decay rose in the past four years, signifying lack of adequate primary care.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The findings underscore the lack of adequate protective supplies in nations at the center of the current Ebola outbreak.
(Science Daily - News, )

A new study suggests physicians need to give comatose cardiac arrest survivors adequate time before predicting outcomes.
(Science Daily - News, )

Only three Premier League clubs provide adequate wheelchair space for disabled people according to a government minister.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

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