Definitions for qualify

Definitions for (verb) qualify

Main entry: qualify, modify

Definition: add a modifier to a constituent

Main entry: qualify, restrict

Definition: make more specific

Usage: qualify these remarks

Main entry: qualify, dispose

Definition: make fit or prepared

Usage: Your education qualifies you for this job

Main entry: characterise, characterize, qualify

Definition: 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

Main entry: qualify

Definition: pronounce fit or able

Usage: She was qualified to run the marathon; They nurses were qualified to administer the injections

Main entry: qualify, specify, stipulate, condition

Definition: 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

Main entry: measure up, qualify

Definition: prove capable or fit; meet requirements

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