Synonyms for (verb) qualify

Synonyms: qualify, modify

Definition: add a modifier to a constituent

Similar words: add

Definition: make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of

Usage: We added two students to that dorm room; She added a personal note to her letter; Add insult to injury; Add some extra plates to the dinner table


Synonyms: qualify, restrict

Definition: make more specific

Usage: qualify these remarks

Similar words: modify

Definition: make less severe or harsh or extreme

Usage: please modify this letter to make it more polite; he modified his views on same-gender marriage


Synonyms: qualify, dispose

Definition: make fit or prepared

Usage: Your education qualifies you for this job

Similar words: train, prepare, groom

Definition: educate for a future role or function

Usage: He is grooming his son to become his successor; The prince was prepared to become King one day; They trained him to be a warrior


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: think of, remember

Definition: keep in mind for attention or consideration

Usage: Remember the Alamo; Remember to call your mother every day!; Think of the starving children in India!


Synonyms: qualify

Definition: pronounce fit or able

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

Similar words: pronounce, label, judge

Definition: pronounce judgment on

Usage: They labeled him unfit to work here


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: undertake, contract

Definition: enter into a contractual arrangement


Synonyms: measure up, qualify

Definition: prove capable or fit; meet requirements

Similar words: suffice, do, answer, serve

Definition: be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity

Usage: A few words would answer; This car suits my purpose well; Will $100 do?; A 'B' grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school; Nothing else will serve