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Definition of Insufficient

Insufficient

  1. Not sufficient; not enough; inadequate to any need, use, or purpose; as, the provisions are insufficient in quantity, and defective in quality.
  2. Wanting in strength, power, ability, capacity, or skill; incompetent; incapable; unfit; as, a person insufficient to discharge the duties of an office.

Insufficient Quotations

Virtue is insufficient temptation.
George Bernard Shaw

It is wrong always, everywhere, and for everyone, to believe anything upon insufficient evidence.
William James

Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.
Samuel Butler

Society is like the air, necessary to breathe but insufficient to live on.
George Santayana

Life is made up of a series of judgments on insufficient data, and if we waited to run down all our doubts, it would flow past us.
Learned Hand
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Insufficient Translations

insufficient in Italian is insufficiente
insufficient in Norwegian is utilstrekkelig

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