- Prove capable or fit; meet requirements.
- Pronounce fit or able.
- usage: "She was qualified to run the marathon"; "They nurses were qualified to administer the injections"
- synonyms: qualify
- Make more specific.
- usage: "qualify these remarks"
- Make fit or prepared.
- usage: "Your education qualifies you for this job"
- Specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement.
- usage: "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"; "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments"
- Describe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of.
- usage: "You can characterize his behavior as that of an egotist"; "This poem can be characterized as a lament for a dead lover"
- Add a modifier to a constituent.
- Meeting the proper standards and requirements and training for an office or position or task.
- usage: "many qualified applicants for the job"
- Limited or restricted; not absolute.
- usage: "gave only qualified approval"
- Holding appropriate documentation and officially on record as qualified to perform a specified function or practice a specified skill.
- usage: "a registered pharmacist"; "a registered hospital"
- synonyms: certified
- Restricted in meaning; (as e. G. `man' in `a tall man'.
- synonyms: restricted
- Contingent on something else.
WordNet 3.0 © 2006 by Princeton University
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