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The adoring crowds and overwhelming Democratic support in the 2008 election was based largely on joy at jettisoning Bush and the appeal of electing a superbly qualified charismatic African American leader.
Mary Frances Berry

Meaning of "qualified" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUALIFIED

qualified  [ˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUALIFIED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Qualified is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES QUALIFIED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Qualification

Qualification may refer to: ▪ A title or attribute gained in education, through examination or by certification. See: ▪ Academic degree ▪ High school diploma ▪ List of admission tests to colleges and universities ▪ Qualification types ▪ Teaching qualification ▪ National Qualifications Framework, a credit transfer system ▪ National Vocational Qualification ▪ Professional certification ▪ Product certification ▪ Genuine Occupational Qualification, a term in UK employment discrimination law ▪ Pre-qualification, a process of initial approval for a loan ▪ A process of deciding who gets into the event of a sports tournament ▪ A process of deciding the running order in many racing events such as Formula One and MotoGP races ▪ In linguistics, the modification of a word or phrase by a qualifier ▪ Qualification problem in non-monotonic logic ▪ Qualification Principle in syntactic class logic ▪ Qualification Law, a former British game preservation law restricting who could hunt game...

Definition of qualified in the English dictionary

The definition of qualified in the dictionary is having the abilities, qualities, attributes, etc, necessary to perform a particular job or task. Other definition of qualified is limited, modified, or restricted; not absolute.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUALIFIED


amplified
ˈæmplɪˌfaɪd
certified
ˈsɜːtɪˌfaɪd
classified
ˈklæsɪˌfaɪd
dignified
ˈdɪɡnɪˌfaɪd
disqualified
dɪsˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪd
diversified
daɪˈvɜːsɪˌfaɪd
fortified
ˈfɔːtɪˌfaɪd
horrified
ˈhɒrɪˌfaɪd
identified
aɪˈdentɪˌfaɪd
overamplified
ˌəʊvərˈæmplɪˌfaɪd
overqualified
ˌəʊvəˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪd
unamplified
ʌnˈæmplɪˌfaɪd
unclassified
ʌnˈklæsɪˌfaɪd
underqualified
ˌʌndəˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪd
unexemplified
ˌʌnɪɡˈzɛmplɪˌfaɪd
unidentified
ˌʌnaɪˈdɛntɪˌfaɪd
unified
ˈjuːnɪˌfaɪd
unqualified
ʌnˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪd
unspecified
ʌnˈspɛsɪˌfaɪd
unverified
ʌnˈvɛrɪˌfaɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUALIFIED

qualia
qualifiable
qualification
qualificative
qualificator
qualificatory
Qualified Majority Voting
qualifiedly
qualifier
qualifies
qualify
qualifying
qualifying exam
qualitative
qualitative analysis
qualitative identity
qualitatively
qualitied
qualities
quality

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUALIFIED

clarified
electrified
exemplified
genetically modified
glorified
intensified
justified
magnified
modified
notified
purified
quantified
ratified
rectified
satisfied
simplified
specified
stratified
terrified
testified
verified

Synonyms and antonyms of qualified in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «QUALIFIED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «qualified» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of qualified

Translation of «qualified» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUALIFIED

Find out the translation of qualified to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of qualified from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «qualified» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

有资格的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cualificado
570 millions of speakers

English

qualified
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

योग्य
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مُؤَهَّل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

квалифицированный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

qualificado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

যোগ্যতাসম্পন্ন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

qualifié
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berkelayakan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

qualifiziert
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

資格のある
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

자격 있는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Qualified
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đủ trình độ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தகுதி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पात्र
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

nitelikli
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

qualificato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wykwalifikowany
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кваліфікований
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

calificat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αρμόδιος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gekwalifiseerde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

meriterad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kvalifisert
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of qualified

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUALIFIED»

The term «qualified» is very widely used and occupies the 6.233 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUALIFIED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about qualified

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10 QUOTES WITH «QUALIFIED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word qualified.
1
Marc Andreessen
Qualified software engineers, managers, marketers and salespeople in Silicon Valley can rack up dozens of high-paying, high-upside job offers any time they want, while national unemployment and underemployment is sky high.
2
Kage Baker
Back when the concept of organ transplants qualified as science fiction, novelist Maurice Renard wrote a thriller called 'Les Mains d'Orlac.' Call it a bastard offspring of 'Frankenstein;' its plot revolved around the old theme of Science Giving Us Stuff We Shouldn't Have - in this particular case, restoring severed body parts.
3
Ron Barber
Having grown up in a military family, I know that politics should have no role in determining who is best qualified to lead our armed forces.
4
Peter Baynham
I'm the only comedian qualified to navigate a supertanker.
5
Mary Frances Berry
The adoring crowds and overwhelming Democratic support in the 2008 election was based largely on joy at jettisoning Bush and the appeal of electing a superbly qualified charismatic African American leader.
6
Geoffrey Boycott
Until you've had depression I don't think you're qualified to talk about it.
7
Lakhdar Brahimi
It also seems that the Afghans themselves want to avail themselves of this opportunity and all recognize that the UN is uniquely qualified to help bring them together.
8
Alastair Campbell
Friends have suggested that I am the least qualified person to talk about happiness, because I am often down, and sometimes profoundly depressed. But I think that's where my qualification comes from. Because to know happiness, it helps to know unhappiness.
9
Neko Case
I think I've kind of been mistaken for somebody who's trying to be a spokesperson for animal rights, and the fact is I'm not qualified to be a spokesperson. I am passionate about it, but I'm not trying to make other people do what I do.
10
Coolio
I don't consider myself a gangsta rapper. But I'm probably more qualified to be a gangsta rapper than people who call themselves that. I've been through that life.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUALIFIED»

Discover the use of qualified in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to qualified and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Newly Qualified Nurse's Survival Guide
This book will be invaluable to newly-qualified nurses, as well as to student nurses, nurse tutors, and experienced nurses wishing to gain an insight into their own practice and changes in the profession.
Jackie Hole, 2009
2
"Ethnically Qualified": Race, Merit, and the Selection of ...
Instead, she concludes in this deeply researched book that it was the cumulative effect of discriminatory practices across an entire system of teacher training and selection that created New Yorks unique lack of racial diversity in its ...
Christina Collins, 2011
3
Newly Qualified Social Workers: A Practice Guide to the ...
This book is therefore essential reading not only for NQSWs entering the workplace but for students on qualifying programmes who wish to develop their skills beyond graduation.
Steven Keen, Keith Brown, Jonathan Parker, 2012
4
What are the Characteristics of a Highly Qualified Teacher ...
The purpose of this study was to examine the concept of highly qualified teachers in relationship to the NCLB legislations and to determine what is necessary to ensure that all teachers are highly qualified and what it takes to maintain ...
Cathy E. Plunkett, 2006
5
The Newly Qualified Nurse's Handbook: A Survival Guide
This book has been prepared by professionals working in the UK. It is not a primer on clinical skills but an indispensable handbook and resource for the new nurses who are about to embark on their first job and need to develop nursing ...
Bethann Siviter, 2008
6
Newly Qualified Social Workers: A Handbook for Practice
This book takes a practical look at the transition from student to practitioner and covers applying for a first post and managing the first years of practice, including specific guidance on topics such as induction, supervision and Post ...
Keith Brown, Steven Keen, Di Galpin, 2009
7
Qualified Types: Theory and Practice
Functional programming; Haskell, Gofer; type theory.
Mark P. Jones, 2003
8
The Survival Guide for Newly Qualified Social Workers in ...
This survival guide is an essential support to students, newly qualified social workers, practice educators and post-qualification practitioners specialising in adult and mental health services.
Joanne Parker, Jenny Bigmore, Diane Galpin, 2011
9
The Survival Guide for Newly Qualified Child and Family ...
This invaluable guide will be an essential support for all students, post-qualification and returning practitioners specialising in the fields of child and family social work in sustaining their commitment to their chosen profession and ...
Helen Donnellan, Gordon Jack, 2009
10
Qualified Domestic Relations Order Handbook
Widely recognized as the definitive work on the topic, Qualified Domestic Relations Order Handbook, written by Gary A. Shulman, turns the most confusing QDRO issues into clear answers and step-by-step guidelines.
Gary A. Shulman, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUALIFIED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term qualified is used in the context of the following news items.
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Voluntary Qualified Importer Program Draft Guidance: Incentivizing …
On June 5, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published its Draft Guidance for Voluntary Qualified Food Importer Program (the Draft Guidance). A copy of ... «The National Law Review, Jun 15»
2
Court rejects alimony to estranged wife, says she is 'highly qualified'
The principal judge of the family court observed that the wife had earlier filed a petition for maintenance, but had not approached the court since 2012, when her ... «The Indian Express, Jun 15»
3
New Zealanders more qualified than ever
Statisticians behind the census analysis say more Kiwis are getting qualified and more are gaining higher levels of formal qualifications. Twenty percent of adults ... «3News NZ, May 15»
4
Should You Invest in a Qualified or Non-Qualified Annuity? Pros and …
An annuity is often used as secure way to invest for your retirement. Both qualified and non-qualified annuities may be included in an individual plan or in one ... «Newsmax, May 15»
5
Study: Illinois Lacks Qualified Workforce
A study released by the business group says about 150,000 jobs will lack qualified workers this decade. That means Illinois businesses have to fill jobs with ... «WNIJ and WNIU, Apr 15»
6
Inside The New York Budget Bill: Tax Rates And Qualified New York …
This post is the third in a series analyzing the New York Budget Bill, and discusses changes to the tax rates and to the qualified New York manufacturer ... «Mondaq News Alerts, Apr 15»
7
'Death-Qualified' Juror Search Slows Marathon Bombing Trial
The process of finding “death qualified” jurors has slowed down jury selection in federal case against Tsarnaev, who is charged with setting off two bombs that ... «CBS Local, Jan 15»
8
New candidates added to qualified list
For State Representative in District 17, new qualifier Mary Anne Boczek is running without party affiliation with already qualified candidates Republicans John ... «St. Augustine Record, Dec 14»
9
The Emerging Non-Qualified Mortgage Market
Thanks to strict federal rule changes in the wake of the housing bust, it can be tough to qualify for a loan. That's especially true if you don't quite fit the mold ... «Hartford Courant, Oct 14»
10
Education minister wants pupils 'qualified for life'
Children in Wales should be "qualified for life", under a new plan to boost education for three to 19 year olds. Education Minister Huw Lewis will set out an ... «BBC News, Oct 14»

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