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enough meaning

EN[ɪˈnʌf]
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WEnough
  • Enough may refer to: Enough (film), a 2002 film starring Jennifer Lopez Enough Project, an organization founded by John Prendergast Enough, Missouri, a ghost town in the United States In music: "Enough" (song), a song by Tarja Turunen "Enough", a song by Simply Red from A New Flame
  • PronounPREy-
    1. A sufficient or adequate number, amount, etc.
      1. I have enough to keep me going.
  • AdverbBFEnough!
    1. Sufficiently.
      1. I cannot run fast enough to catch up to them. ‎
    2. Fully; quite; used to express slight augmentation of the positive degree, and sometimes equivalent to very.
      1. He is ready enough to accept the offer. ‎
  • Interjection
    1. stop! Don't do that anymore, etc.
      1. Enough!
  • Determiner
    1. Sufficient; all that is required, needed, or appropriate.
      1. I've already had enough coffee today. ‎
      2. Are you man enough to fight me? ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • If I double-major in anthropology and neuroscience, I will barely have enough time to sleep.
      • "I've been thinking this long time that ye or Duncan would see that sunbonnets werena braw enough for a woman of my standing, and ye're a guid laddie to bring me this beautiful hat."
      • We allow that to cook long enough to gelatinize so we can mix it easily.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • We outrebounded the other team, but our offense wasn't good enough.
      • She turned on the waterworks when we told her the old man was dead, but she was asking questions about the will soon enough.
      • I usually run fast enough, but my speed goes downhill when I don't sleep enough.

Meaning of enough for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "enough" is an adverb. It's also a determiner. It's also an interjection. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe. It's also a pronoun.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Determiners
        • Interjections
          • Morphemes
            • Prefixes
              • Words by prefix
                • Words prefixed with y-
            • Pronouns
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