inadequately
adverb see inadequate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • inadequately — adv. Inadequately is used with these adjectives: ↑trained Inadequately is used with these verbs: ↑fund, ↑prepared, ↑protect, ↑staff …   Collocations dictionary

  • inadequately — inadequate ► ADJECTIVE 1) insufficient for a purpose. 2) unable to deal with a situation or with life. DERIVATIVES inadequacy noun (pl. inadequacies) inadequately adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • inadequately — adverb in an inadequate manner or to an inadequate degree (Freq. 1) the temporary camps were inadequately equipped • Ant: ↑adequately • Derived from adjective: ↑inadequate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inadequately — Inadequate In*ad e*quate, a. [Pref. in not + adequate: cf. F. inad[ e]quat.] Not adequate; unequal to the purpose; insufficient; deficient; as, inadequate resources, power, conceptions, representations, etc. Dryden. {In*ad e*quate*ly}, adv.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inadequately — See inadequate. * * * …   Universalium

  • inadequately — adverb In an inadequate manner …   Wiktionary

  • inadequately — Synonyms and related words: by halves, defectively, deficiently, dissatisfactorily, faultily, imperfectly, in half measures, in installments, inadeptly, inadmissibly, inaptly, incapably, incompetently, incompletely, inefficiently, ineptly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • inadequately — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. insufficiently, not enough, partly, partially, incompletely, scantily, deficiently, perfunctorily, ineffectively, inefficiently, ineptly, ineffectually, incompetently, not up to standards, not up to specifications, not… …   English dictionary for students

  • inadequately — adv. unsatisfactorily; insufficiently; deficiently; incompetently; defectively …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inadequately — in·adequately …   English syllables

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