Gabriel had never felt inadequate in his life until that moment.
His size was inadequate for any hopes of a serious basketball future but he was obviously a fine athlete.
The force was inadequate, but it was all that Holland could spare.
it is not an outcome of Japanese nature nor yet of Buddhist teaching, but is due to the stress of endeavouring to reach the standards of Western acquirement with grievously inadequate equipment, opportunities and resources.
I've tossed him a scrap of bread but I fear it will be inadequate to meet his long-term needs.