What is the opposite of inadequate?

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Opposite of not enough in size, amount or degree
“Mr. Wells said he did not think two A4 sized notices on the town hall notice board gave adequate warning of what was to come.”
Adjective
(of a person) Opposite of unable to deal with a situation or with life
“A few were very competent in geology, both as a result of extensive reading and field study of geological formations and fossils in Britain and in Europe.”
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Opposite of very poor or bad in standard or quality
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Opposite of meager or little in amount
“This bizarre method of recruitment may explain why a substantial number of eligible candidates refused to apply for the role.”
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Opposite of so appalling or contemptible that one almost feels sorry for it
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Opposite of miserably inadequate, to the point of being deserving of scorn
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Opposite of not up to a satisfactory standard
“Although both flights were completely full, the level of service was quite satisfactory.”
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Opposite of lacking in accuracy or truth
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Opposite of unconvincing, lacking in substance or plausibility
Strong evidence was presented, and the court was thus able to convict her of embezzlement.”
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Opposite of restricted or low in amount or extent
“The real number system consists of all numbers that can be represented by infinite decimals.”
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Opposite of inferior in quality
“The five-star hotel was decked out in deluxe furniture.”
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Opposite of lacking in colour, spirit, or vitality
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Opposite of very low in quantity
“Manu was very happy with the great amount of sauce on his dish.”
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Opposite of lacking in originality, variation, spirit or energy
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Opposite of not careful or thorough
“Officer Ellingson conducted a thorough search of the vehicle, including for fingerprints, but did not find much that could be clearly linked to the car thief.”
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