Synonyms of 'inadequacy'
lack or shortagethe inadequacy of the water supply
the state of being or feeling inferiora deep-seated sense of inadequacy
The incompetence of government officials is appalling.
Her inability to concentrate could cause an accident.
They did tests for signs of vitamin deficiency.
incapacity, , , , ,
They have a total incapacity to laugh at themselves.
a weakness or failingWe all make an effort to ignore our own inadequacies.
His book has its shortcomings.
We are often unaware of our own failings.
Despite his lack of experience, he got the job.
His main weakness was his bad temper.
The report pointed out the defects in the present system.
He concedes that there are imperfections in the socialist system.
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in the sense of dearth
an inadequate amounta dearth of resources
in the sense of defect
an imperfection or blemishThe report pointed out the defects in the present system.
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