Ample and Sufficient


Ample adjective - Being more than enough without being excessive.
Usage example: there's ample time to order a pizza before the show

Sufficient is a synonym for ample in enough topic. In some cases you can use "Sufficient" instead the word "Ample" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like amount, adequate. popular alternative

Nearby Word: amply


Sufficient adjective - Of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant.
Usage example: sufficient food

Ample is a synonym for sufficient in enough topic. You can use "Ample" instead the word "Sufficient" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as amount, abundant. popular alternative

Nearby Words: sufficiency, suffice, sufficiently

Both words in one sentence

  • In Maskerade, Nanny Ogg is so shocked by the sight of Granny Weatherax all Duchessed up that none of her ample vocabulary of swearwords are sufficient, and she resorts to an ancient curse used by her grandmother: "I'll be mogadored."
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