Definition of Enough

1. Noun. An adequate quantity; a quantity that is large enough to achieve a purpose. "There is more than a sufficiency of lawyers in this country"

Exact synonyms: Sufficiency
Generic synonyms: Relative Quantity
Specialized synonyms: Fill
Derivative terms: Suffice, Sufficient



2. Adjective. Sufficient for the purpose. "Food enough"
Exact synonyms: Adequate, Decent
Similar to: Sufficient
Derivative terms: Adequateness

3. Adverb. As much as necessary. "I've had plenty, thanks"
Exact synonyms: Plenty

Definition of Enough

1. a. Satisfying desire; giving content; adequate to meet the want; sufficient; -- usually, and more elegantly, following the noun to which it belongs.

2. adv. In a degree or quantity that satisfies; to satisfaction; sufficiently.

3. n. A sufficiency; a quantity which satisfies desire, is adequate to the want, or is equal to the power or ability; as, he had enough to do take care of himself.

4. interj. An exclamation denoting sufficiency, being a shortened form of it is enough.

Definition of Enough

1. Determiner. sufficient; all that is required, needed, or appropriate ¹

2. Adverb. sufficiently ¹

3. Pronoun. A sufficient or adequate number, amount, etc. ¹

4. Interjection. stop! Don't do that anymore, etc. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Enough

1. a sufficient supply [n -S]

Medical Definition of Enough

1. 1. In a degree or quantity that satisfies; to satisfaction; sufficiently. 2. Fully; quite; used to express slight augmentation of the positive degree, and sometimes equivalent to very; as, he is ready enough to embrace the offer. "I know you well enough; you are Signior Antonio." (Shak) "Thou knowest well enough . . . That this is no time to lend money." (Shak) 3. In a tolerable degree; used to express mere acceptableness or acquiescence, and implying a degree or quantity rather less than is desired; as, the song was well enough. Enough usually follows the word it modifies. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Enough

enormities
enormity
enormous
enormously
enormousness
enormousnesses
enorthotrope
enose
enoses
enosimania
enosis
enosises
enostosis
enoteca
enotecas
enough (current term)
enough is as good as a feast
enough is enough
enough to choke a horse
enough to make the angels weep
enoughness
enoughs
enounce
enounced
enouncement
enouncements
enounces
enouncing
enow
enows

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