Found 3 items, similar to Qualify.
English → Indonesian
English → English
v 1: prove capable or fit; meet requirements [syn: measure up
2: pronounce fit or able; “She was qualified to run the
; “They nurses were qualified to administer the
3: make more specific; “qualify these remarks”
4: make fit or prepared; “Your education qualifies you for this
] [ant: disqualify
5: specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or
agreement; make an express demand or provision in an
agreement; “The will stipulates that she can live in the
house for the rest of her life”
; “The contract stipulates
the dates of the payments”
6: describe or portray the character or the qualities or
peculiarities of; “You can characterize his behavior as
that of an egotist”
; “This poem can be characterized as a
lament for a dead lover”
7: add a modifier to a constituent [syn: modify
English → English
, v. i.
1. To be or become qualified; to be fit, as for an office or
2. To obtain legal power or capacity by taking the oath, or
complying with the forms required, on assuming an office.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Qualified
; p. pr. &
vb. n. Qualifying
.] [F. qualifier, LL. qualificare, fr. L.
qualis how constituted, as + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See
, and -Fy
1. To make such as is required; to give added or requisite
qualities to; to fit, as for a place, office, occupation,
or character; to furnish with the knowledge, skill, or
other accomplishment necessary for a purpose; to make
capable, as of an employment or privilege; to supply with
legal power or capacity.
He had qualified himself for municipal office by
taking the oaths to the sovereigns in possession.
2. To give individual quality to; to modulate; to vary; to
It hath no larynx . . . to qualify the sound. --Sir
3. To reduce from a general, undefined, or comprehensive
form, to particular or restricted form; to modify; to
limit; to restrict; to restrain; as, to qualify a
statement, claim, or proposition.
4. Hence, to soften; to abate; to diminish; to assuage; to
reduce the strength of, as liquors.
I do not seek to quench your love's hot fire,
But qualify the fire's extreme rage. --Shak.
5. To soothe; to cure; -- said of persons. [Obs.]
In short space he has them qualified. --Spenser.
Syn: To fit; equip; prepare; adapt; capacitate; enable;
modify; soften; restrict; restrain; temper.