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qual·i·fy

qualify

 
 
pronunciation:
kwa lih faI
features:
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part of speech: verb
inflections: qualifies, qualifying, qualified
definition: to make someone fit for a job or activity.
Special training qualifies him to be a teacher.
synonyms:
prepare, train
similar words:
educate, fit, instruct, permit, teach
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derivation: qualifiable (adj.)
Word Builder: qualify
  • qualified:
    having the appropriate qualifications.
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