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Synonyms of the adjective adequate

The adjective adequate has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent word for the adjective adequate, that has fewer characters:

  1. enough (6 letter word for adequate)
  2. equal (5 letter word, the shortest synonym for adequate)
    • related terms: triequal, nonequal, Nonequine, nonequable, nonequation, Nonequity, quasi-equal, subequal, Subequation, unequal, unequine, unequable, inequal, inequable, inequation, inequity, coequal, coequalness, coequalize, coequality, coequally, overequal, Subequation, Equalism, equalist, equalling, equalness, equalable, equalise, equalize, equalisation, equalization, equality, equally

Equivalent word for the adjective adequate, that has the same number of characters:

  1. passable (8 letter word for adequate)
    • related terms: unpassable, Unpassible, unpassive, compassable, compassless, compassment, compasser, compassive, impassable, impassible, impassive, repassable, repassage, repasser, repassant, surpassable, surpasser, passably

Equivalent word for the adjective adequate, that has more characters:

  1. tolerable (9 letter word, the longest synonym for adequate)
    • related terms: nontolerable, nontolerance, nontolerant, nontoleration, nontolerative, untolerable, untolerative, intolerable, intolerance, intolerant, intoleration, tolerism, tolerate, tolerance, Tolerize, Tolerization, tolerant, toleration, tolerative

Equivalent phrase for the adjective adequate:

  1. fair to middling (16 characters phrase, the longest phrasal synonym for adequate)

Antonyms of the adjective adequate

Opposite word for the adjective adequate:

  1. inadequate (10 letter word)
    • related terms: inadequation, inadequative

Related words for the term adequate, that have fewer characters:

  1. ok (2 letter word)
  2. able (4 letter word)
    • related terms: unable, unably, unablative, conable, inable, disable, Disablism, disabler, overable, postable, reable, ablism, ably, ablate, abler, ablation, ablative
  3. ample (5 letter word)
    • related terms: unample, unamply, example, exampless, Ampless, amplify, amply, ampliate, ampler
  4. average (7 letter word)
    • inflections: averaged, averaging, averages
    • related terms: Deaverage, unaverage, subaverage, underaverage, averager
  5. capable (7 letter word)
    • related terms: uncapable, incapable, overcapable, capably, capabler
  6. common (6 letter word)
    • related terms: uncommon, uncommonness, uncommonable, uncommoner, uncommonly, discommon, intercommon, intercommonage, intercommonable, intercommoner, overcommon, overcommonness, overcommonly, commonage, commonish, commonness, commonable, commonance, commoner, commonize, commonition, commonty, commonly
  7. decent (6 letter word)
    • related terms: undecent, condecent, indecent, indecence, decency, Decentish, decentness, decenter, decently
  8. due (3 letter word)
    • related terms: undue, unduty, unduly, condue, indue, induism, indument, indutive, overdue, perdue, redue, subdue, subdual, subduable, subduer, dual, duette, dueful, dueling, dueness, duer
  9. fair (4 letter word)
    • inflections: faired, fairing, fairs
    • related terms: AFair, unfair, unfairness, unfairer, unfairly, infair, fairish, fairlike, fairling, fairness, fairship, fairsome, fairy, fairer, fairly
  10. fairish (7 letter word)
    • related terms: fairishness, fairishly
  11. fit (3 letter word)
    • inflections: fitted, fitting, fits, fit
    • related terms: unfit, unfitness, unfitly, confit, confiture, confitent, infit, forefit, misfit, outfit, overfit, Photofit, refit, refitment, retrofit, Underfit, fitful, fitment, fitness, fitly
  12. fitted (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unfitted, unfitness, unfitly, misfitted, outfitted, refitted, refitment, retrofitted, fitful, fitment, fitness, fitly
  13. fitting (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unfitting, unfitness, unfitly, misfitting, outfitting, Overfitting, refitting, refitment, retrofitting, underfitting, fitful, fitment, fitness, fitly
  14. good (4 letter word)
    • related terms: ungood, ungoodness, ungoodly, a-good, disgood, overgood, goodish, goodless, goodlike, goodness, goodship, goodsome, goody, gooder, goodman, goodmanship, goodly
  15. goodish (7 letter word)
    • related term: goodishness
  16. minimal (7 letter word)
    • related terms: Postminimal, subminimal, minimism, minimise, minimize, minimisation, minimization, miniment
  17. minimum (7 letter word)
  18. okay (4 letter word)
  19. plenty (6 letter word)
    • related terms: aplenty, a-plenty, overplenty, overplentiful, plentiful, Plentily
  20. proper (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unproper, improper, properness, properer, property, properly
  21. suited (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unsuited, unsuitable, dissuited, dissuitable, missuited, Suitless, suitlike, suity, suitable, suitor, suitly
  22. tidy (4 letter word)
    • inflections: tidied, tidying, tidies
    • related terms: untidy, untidiness, untidier, untidily, tidiness, tidiable, tidier, tidily
  23. up (2 letter word)
    • inflections: upped, upping, up, ups
  24. Adapted (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unadapted, unadaptable, unadaptive, coadapted, coadaptation, maladapted, maladaptation, maladaptive, misadapted, misadaptation, preadapted, preadaptable, preadaptation, preadaptive, readapted, readaptable, readaptation, readaptive, Adaptness, adaptable, adapter, adaptor, adaption, adaptation, adaptive, adaptative, Adaptly

Related words for the term adequate, that have the same number of characters:

  1. middling (8 letter word)
    • related term: middler
  2. moderate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: moderated, moderating, moderates
    • related terms: unmoderate, commoderate, immoderate, immoderation, Retromoderate, Moderance, moderant, moderation
  3. suitable (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unsuitable, insuitable, dissuitable, presuitable, suitably
  4. Adaption (8 letter word)
    • related terms: interadaption, interadaptation, Adaptness, adaptable, adapter, adaptor, adaptation, adaptive, adaptative, Adaptly

Related words for the term adequate, that have more characters:

  1. acceptable (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unacceptable, unacceptance, unacceptant, inacceptable, acceptee, acceptance, accepter, acceptor, acceptant, acception, acceptation, acceptive
  2. admissible (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unadmissible, unadmissive, inadmissible, inadmissable, admissable, Admissor, admissive
  3. comfortable (11 letter word)
    • related terms: uncomfortable, discomfortable, discomforter, comfortful, comfortless, comforter, comfortation, comfortative
  4. commensurate (12 letter word)
    • related terms: uncommensurate, uncommensurable, incommensurate, incommensurable, commensurable, commensuration
  5. competent (9 letter word)
    • related terms: uncompetent, uncompetitive, incompetent, incompetible, incompetence, competible, competence, competer, competition, competitive
  6. corresponding (13 letter word)
    • related terms: uncorresponding, uncorrespondent, incorresponding, incorrespondence, incorrespondent, correspondence, corresponder, correspondent
  7. effective (9 letter word)
    • related terms: uneffective, uneffectless, uneffectible, ineffective, ineffectible, preeffective, pre-effective, subeffective, Undereffective, effectful, effectless, effectuous, effectible, effecter, effector
  8. effectual (9 letter word)
    • related terms: uneffectual, ineffectual, preeffectual, pre-effectual, effectuate, effectuous, effectuation
  9. efficacious (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unefficacious, inefficacious, inefficacity, efficacity
  10. efficient (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unefficient, inefficient, inefficience, coefficient, pre-efficient, efficience
  11. presentable (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unpresentable, unpresentative, representable, representee, representment, representer, representor, representant, representation, representative, presental, presentee, presential, presentism, presentist, presentment, presentness, presentiate, presentence, presenter, presentor, presentation, Presentity, presentive, presentative, presently
  12. productive (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unproductive, counterproductive, overproductive, overproduction, reproductive, reproduction, underproductive, underproduction, productoid, productible, productor, Productize, Productization, production
  13. proficient (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unproficient, overproficient, underproficient, proficience
  14. proportionable (14 letter word)
    • related terms: unproportionable, unproportional, unproportionate, disproportionable, disproportional, disproportionate, disproportionation, proportional, proportionless, proportionment, proportionate, proportioner
  15. proportionate (13 letter word)
    • inflections: proportionated, proportionating, proportionates
    • related terms: unproportionate, unproportional, unproportionable, disproportionate, disproportional, disproportionable, disproportionation, overproportionate, proportional, proportionless, proportionment, proportionable, proportioner
  16. qualified (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unqualified, unqualifiable, disqualified, disqualifiable, Disqualifier, misqualified, overqualified, prequalified, requalified, underqualified, qualifiable, qualifier
  17. respectable (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unrespectable, unrespectful, unrespective, irrespectable, irrespectful, irrespective, disrespectable, disrespectful, disrespecter, disrespective, prerespectable, respectful, respectless, respectuous, respecter, respectant, respection, respective
  18. satisfactory (12 letter word)
    • related terms: unsatisfactory, unsatisfactoriness, unsatisfactorily, dissatisfactory, dissatisfactoriness, dissatisfactorily, presatisfactory, satisfactoriness, satisfactorious, satisfactorily
  19. satisfying (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unsatisfying, unsatisfiable, dissatisfying, Dissatisfier, outsatisfying, presatisfying, satisfiable, satisfier
  20. substantial (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unsubstantial, unsubstantiate, unsubstantiation, consubstantial, consubstantiate, consubstantiation, insubstantial, insubstantiate, insubstantiation, transubstantial, transubstantiate, transubstantiation, transubstantiative, presubstantial, substantiable, substantiate, substantious, substantiation, substantiative
  21. sufficient (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unsufficient, unsufficience, insufficient, insufficience, oversufficient, presufficient, sufficience
  22. sufficing (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unsufficing, sufficer, suffiction
  23. unexceptionable (15 letter word)
    • related term: unexceptional
  24. unexceptional (13 letter word)
    • related terms: unexceptable, unexceptive
  25. unimpeachable (13 letter word)
  26. unobjectionable (15 letter word)
    • related term: unobjectional
  27. workmanlike (11 letter word)
    • related term: unworkmanlike
  28. Adaptating (10 letter word)
    • related terms: Adaptness, adaptable, adapter, adaptor, adaption, adaptation, adaptive, adaptative, Adaptly
  29. Adaptation (10 letter word)
    • related terms: inadaptation, inadaptable, inadaptive, coadaptation, co-adaptation, interadaptation, interadaption, maladaptation, maladaptive, misadaptation, preadaptation, preadaptable, preadaptive, readaptation, readaptable, readaptive, Adaptness, adaptable, adapter, adaptor, adaption, adaptive, adaptative, Adaptly
  30. Adaptations (11 letter word)
    • related terms: coadaptations, coadaptation, Adaptness, adaptable, adapter, adaptor, adaption, adaptation, adaptive, adaptative, Adaptly
  31. Adaptedness (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unadaptedness, unadaptedly
  32. Counteradaptation (17 letter word)
  33. Counteradaptations (18 letter word)
  34. quasi-adequate (14 letter word)
  35. superadequate (13 letter word)
  36. unadequate (10 letter word)
  37. coadequate (10 letter word)
  38. preadequate (11 letter word)
  39. Adequal (7 letter word)
    • related terms: adequate, adequation, adequative
  40. adequation (10 letter word)
    • related terms: inadequation, inadequate, inadequative, Adequal, adequate, adequative
  41. adequative (10 letter word)
    • related terms: inadequative, inadequate, inadequation, Adequal, adequate, adequation

Related phrases for the term adequate, that have fewer characters:

  1. not bad (7 character phrase)
  2. so so (5 character phrase)
  3. up to (5 character phrase)

Related phrase for the term adequate, that has the same number of characters:

  1. equal to (8 character phrase)
    • related term: unequal to

Related phrases for the term adequate, that have more characters:

  1. all right (9 character phrase)
  2. barely sufficient (17 character phrase)
  3. better than nothing (19 character phrase)
  4. good enough (11 character phrase)
  5. no great shakes (15 character phrase)
  6. not amiss (9 character phrase)
  7. not half bad (12 character phrase)
  8. not so bad (10 character phrase)
  9. plenty good enough (18 character phrase)
  10. pretty good (11 character phrase)
  11. sufficient for (14 character phrase)
  12. up to snuff (11 character phrase)
  13. Adaptation (biology) (20 character phrase)
  14. Adaptive Evolution (18 character phrase)
  15. Adaptive trait (14 character phrase)
  16. Biological adaptation (21 character phrase)
  17. Biological adaption (19 character phrase)
  18. Evolutionary adaptation (23 character phrase)
  19. Physiological adaptations (25 character phrase)
  20. Structural adaptation (21 character phrase)

Other related terms for the term adequate:

  1. Counter-adaptation (18 character term)
  2. Counter-adaptations (19 character term)

Phrases with Adequate

  1. adequate to

Names with Adequate

  1. Nataly Adequate

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