1. sufficient resources to provide comfort and meet obligations

- her father questioned the young suitor's sufficiency

Definition categories: state, wealth, wealthiness

2. an adequate quantity; a quantity that is large enough to achieve a purpose

- there is more than a sufficiency of lawyers in this country

Similar word(s): enough

Definition categories: quantity

3. the quality of being sufficient for the end in view

- he questioned the sufficiency of human intelligence

Similar word(s): adequacy

Definition categories: attribute, quality