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Definitions of qualify:

part of speech: verb transitive

To render capable or suitable: to furnish with legal power: to limit by modifications: to soften: to abate: to reduce the strength of: to vary.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: verb

To fit or prepare for anything; to render capable or competent; to soften; to diminish; to ease; to modify or limit, as a statement; to dilute.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To become competent or fit for any office or employment.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb transitive

To make fit for any office, occupation, etc.; to moderate; lessen; soften; as, to qualify censure; to limit; modify; alter slightly; as, to qualify a statement.

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