Definitions for inadequacy

Definitions for (noun) inadequacy

Main entry: inadequacy, inadequateness

Definition: unsatisfactoriness by virtue of being inadequate

Main entry: insufficiency, inadequacy, deficiency

Definition: lack of an adequate quantity or number

Usage: the inadequacy of unemployment benefits

Main entry: insufficiency, inadequacy

Definition: a lack of competence

Usage: pointed out the insufficiencies in my report; juvenile offenses often reflect an inadequacy in the parents

Visual thesaurus for inadequacy