toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

sufficient
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
adequate (enough — often without being more than is needed)
  • Remembering this, her body seemed fragile suddenly, as if she were not the accomplished self-sufficient woman who'd taken a group to China and back but rather someone who might be swept away by the next gust of wind.
    p. 185.9
  • He thought of Norah, who had become a self-sufficient and powerful woman, who courted corporate accounts with glittery assurance and came in from dinners smelling of wine and rain, traces of laughter, triumph, and success still on her face.
    p. 258.5

There are no more uses of "sufficient" in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®