barely adequate

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Unfortunately, you can't afford all those niceties, so BMW is willing to sell you the car with a barely adequate engine and none of the gear that makes the car appealing.
The three-door body shape is not the easiest if you have to climb into the back, the five door is much more userfriendly but at PS11,695 is some PS400 more, and while headroom was good the rear, legroom was tight and this driver found the front legroom was barely adequate for a sixfooter.
The three-door body shape is not the easiest if you have to climb into the back,the five door is much more user-friendly but at PS11,695 is some PS400 more, and while headroom was good the rear legroom was tight and this driver found the front legroom was barely adequate for a six-footer.
This is a feature-rich printer with just barely adequate performance.
KE generation resources which include its own generation power plants, outside generation sources (IPPs) and import from NTDC are barely adequate to meet the demand of KE.
in many developing and emerging countries have low-income groups usually barely adequate income and employment opportunities.
380 is barely adequate for self-defense, while another segment of defensive-minded shooters consider it absolutely inadequate.
No one asked me about office space versus work spaces; the cubicles we have now are barely adequate and city councilors should have proper offices with doors we can close," Councilor Claire Syrett wrote.
Having won the toss and posted a barely adequate 161 for nine in the 45 overs, Cole's attack bowled loosely to allow the Kent Premier League side to stroll home with 92 balls to spare.
Replying to the home side's barely adequate 227 all out in exactly 50 overs, Gloucestershire's openers had made just 5-0 off two overs when the weather closed in from the south west.