Sufficiency in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Sufficiency

(uncountable) The quality or condition of being sufficient. | (countable) An adequate amount.

Short Example Sentences for Sufficiency

  • 1. All have a sufficiency of food such as it is. 🔊
  • 2. Our sufficiency is of God. 🔊
  • 3. Our sufficiency is of God. 🔊
  • 4. I guess she had come to believe in the sufficiency of my protection. 🔊
  • 5. I tol' you that sufficiency times. 🔊
  • 6. Indeed, there had been a sufficiency of law and lawyers in my affairs already. 🔊
  • 7. The guests, having a sufficiency of food, left the table one by one. 🔊
  • 8. Her own Sufficiency to prove, By many a Brawny Neighbour. 🔊

How to use Sufficiency in Sentences?

  • 1. For the greater part of his life he never knew what it was to have a sufficiency of means. 🔊
  • 2. She was dressed tastefully, for she earned a sufficiency as a boarding-house waitress. 🔊
  • 3. Still, there are days on which one can obtain a sufficiency of water for half the sum. 🔊
  • 4. Take a sufficiency of water and a sufficiency of flour, and construct a bullet-proof dough. 🔊
  • 5. Beat some yolk of egg; and in another dish grate a sufficiency of bread-crumbs. 🔊
  • 6. Salt springs produce a sufficiency of salt for wholesome use, and medicinal plants abound. 🔊
  • 7. So slight, so thin, so little relieved by any sufficiency of drapery in her poor costume. 🔊
  • 8. The ministers of the gospel are sent of God, and all their sufficiency is of him. 🔊
  • 9. If sufficiency cooked, it is wholesome and nutritious, but exactly the reverse, if made in haste. 🔊
  • 10. As God, He has a sufficiency of it for every moment of the life of every believer. 🔊
  • 11. She was not to be thrown off from her essential position, the primacy and all sufficiency of the soul. 🔊
  • 12. Looking from above upon a plain, the poplars which surround villages where there is a sufficiency of water attract the eye. 🔊
  • 13. He was a handsome man, and not without a sufficiency of self-consciousness, both as regarding that and other things. 🔊
  • 14. There is a sufficiency of amusements which are beyond doubt safe and satisfying, without our trying those that may be dangerous. 🔊
  • 15. When the master chose this site, the others thought that all he expected from the stream was a sufficiency of drinking water. 🔊
  • 16. Had we had a sufficiency of troops, more especially of regular troops, there is not the slightest doubt that the victory would have been ours. 🔊
  • 17. He is absolutely self-poised and sufficient; and that self-poise and that sufficiency he takes pains to assure first of all. 🔊
  • 18. The inside of the polished metal cover of a hunting-watch will sometimes converge a sufficiency of rays, to burn. 🔊
  • 19. But his precision and appearance of keen prosperity and sufficiency made me act, in spite of myself, deprecative. 🔊
  • 20. He developed early a notion of the sufficiency of interior furnishings; mere external upholstery never quite secured his interest. 🔊
  • 21. What the child sleeps in is not a matter of great moment, provided it has a sufficiency of clothing, and be not exposed to currents of air. 🔊
  • 22. Many roots exist, from which both natives and animals obtain a sufficiency of sap and pulp, to take the place of water. 🔊
  • 23. He and Schalken each carried a candle, so that a sufficiency of light was cast upon all surrounding objects. 🔊
  • 24. It is a strange life, but a wholesome one, if you get a tolerable sufficiency to eat, and not too heavy a dose of marching. 🔊
  • 25. Pour a little water into the bottom, and put under and round the trivet a sufficiency of pared potatoes, either white or sweet ones. 🔊
  • 26. Having grated a sufficiency of stale bread, butter a deep dish, and line the sides and bottom thickly with bread crumbs. 🔊
  • 27. There is a sufficiency of quicksilver, lead, and tin, for the wants of the country; and one island is entirely covered with sulphur. 🔊