enough
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ɪˈnʌf/, /iˈnʌf/, /əˈnʌf/

Determiner
  1. Sufficient; all that is required, needed, or appropriate.
    I've already had enough coffee today.
    • 1611, The Holy Bible, […] (King James Version), imprinted at London: By Robert Barker, […], OCLC 964384981 ↗, Luke 15:17 ↗:
      How many hired servants of my father's have bread enough and to spare!
Translations
Adverb
  1. Sufficiently.
    I cannot run fast enough to catch up to them.
    Are you man enough to fight me?
  2. Fully; quite; used to express slight augmentation of the positive degree, and sometimes equivalent to very.
    He is ready enough to accept the offer.
    • 1598–1599 (first performance), William Shakespeare, “Much Adoe about Nothing”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358 ↗, [Act II, scene i]:
      I know you well enough; you are Signior Antonio.
    • 1910, Emerson Hough, chapter I, in The Purchase Price: Or The Cause of Compromise, Indianapolis, Ind.: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, OCLC 639762314 ↗, page 0029 ↗:
      “[…] it is not fair of you to bring against mankind double weapons ! Dangerous enough you are as woman alone, without bringing to your aid those gifts of mind suited to problems which men have been accustomed to arrogate to themselves.”
Translations
Pronoun
  1. A sufficient or adequate number, amount, etc.
    I have enough to keep me going.
Translations
Interjection
  1. Stop! Don't do that any more!
    I'm sick of you complaining! Enough!
Translations
  • French: ça suffit !, assez !
  • German: halt!, das genügt
  • Italian: basta
  • Portuguese: basta!, chega!
  • Russian: хватать
  • Spanish: basta



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