inadequacy


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a lack of competence

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unsatisfactoriness by virtue of being inadequate

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Did she put the paper down wearily, condemning it not only for its inadequacy but for its falsity?
His immediately following observations, however, show the inadequacy of his criteria of "force" and "faintness.
Oh, if God would but give me strength to strangle him in my last agony, I'd go to hell with joy," groaned the impatient man, writhing to rise, and sinking back in despair, convinced of his inadequacy for the struggle.
And, as I spoke, a pang, new to me, shot across my heart: it was a pang of mortification at the humility of my position, and the inadequacy of my means; while with that pang was born a strong desire to do more, earn more, be more, possess more; and in the increased possessions, my roused and eager spirit panted to include the home I had never had, the wife I inwardly vowed to win.
He omitted the matter of the Prince and the Butteridge aspect of the affair, not out of any deep deceitfulness, but because he felt the inadequacy of his narrative powers.
I know my Leader: that He is just as well as mighty; and while He has chosen a feeble instrument to perform a great task, He will, from the boundless stores of His providence, supply the inadequacy of the means to the end.
The visitor explained as well as he could that it was merely the accident of his having crossed the ocean in the steamer with her; but he felt the inadequacy of this account of the matter, felt it more than his hosts, who could know neither how little actual contact he had had with her on the ship, how much he had been affected by Mrs.
Epilepsy and inadequacy feelings are interlinked and lead to an increased risk of suicidal ideation.
The report also highlights inadequacy of the feed business operators safety management system and also to inadequacies in the inspection regime.
In this work, the author demonstrates - following a process whereby the law does not neglect ethical concerns or social and environmental reality - not only the inadequacy of certain traditional legal categories vis-a-vis problems arising from the fight against global attacks on the environment, but also the limits of efforts made to date in environmental law in order to rectify this inadequacy.
SAN FRANCISCO -- In what may be the first study of the prevalence of vitamin D inadequacy in patients seeking treatment for chronic pain, those who were on opioids used significantly higher doses and had been taking opioids significantly longer if they had vitamin D inadequacy than if they had adequate vitamin D levels, Dr.
Among 69 patients with vitamin D inadequacy,, 38 were using opioids, and 31 were not.
Among 69 patients with vitamin D inadequacy, 38 were using opioids, and 31 were not.
As we look at the last 100 years of Islam, its weakness and inadequacy should not be confused with a reluctance to fulfill its dogma.
Bandini spends time with an emotionally fragile Jewish woman (Indina Menzel) who makes Camilla seem grounded; Camilla can't help believing that a white bartender (Justin Kirk) will erase her feelings of racial inadequacy.