On paper, the forces in Tikrit should have been more than adequate to repel even a force of this size.
If an oil spill erupts in the ocean, we need to check on whether there were adequate federal inspections.
Having a White House political operative looking into this is not an adequate solution.
Forcing the parties to unite denies this native minority group its right to adequate representation.
Overall, the deterrence was perceived as adequate and, most importantly, cost-effective.
Thus school knowledge frequently fails to function to an adequate degree in the practical affairs of life.
It represented scorn for which Mrs. Blair could find no adequate utterance.
By text-book we do not mean a formal school-book, but a book with a clear method, a capital style, and adequate information.
She hoped that Elder Weeks would be adequate in the latter direction.
The paramount problem in highway administration is the development of an adequate financial plan for carrying on road improvement.