Good and Sufficient


Good adjective - Based on sound reasoning or information.

Sufficient is a synonym for good in considerable topic. In some cases you can use "Sufficient" instead an adjective "Good", when it comes to topics like quantity, adequate.

Nearby Words: goodness, goodly, goody


Sufficient adjective - Of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant.

Good is a synonym for sufficient. Sometimes you can use "Good" instead an adjective "Sufficient".

Nearby Words: sufficiency, suffice, sufficiently

Both words in one sentence

  • Franchise / Dune aka: Hunters Sandworms Of Dune Indeed, this could be the Trope Codifier for all modern uses.Leto II: It has occurred to me more than once that holy boredom is good and sufficient reason for the invention of free will.
  • Deliberate Values Dissonance Nonetheless, he will order a set of lashes to be laid on if he deems the reason good and sufficient, e.g., for deliberate insolence toward a superior officer in The Far Side of the World or for shocking incompetence in executing a basic nautical maneuver in The Truelove.
  • Light Is Not Good Looking at the matter rationally, too much sunlight causes burns, sunstroke, skin cancer, and drought, which is bad; whereas nightfall and sufficient shade provide relief and rest, which is good.
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