elégtelen

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

elég +‎ -telen

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛleːktɛlɛn/
  • Hyphenation: elég‧te‧len

Noun[edit]

elégtelen ‎(plural elégtelenek)

  1. insufficient, unsatisfactory, F (a failing grade in a class or course in Hungary's 5-point grade system)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The 5-point grade system in Hungary:
    5 - jeles ‎(excellent) or ötös ‎(five)
    4 - ‎(good) or négyes ‎(four)
    3 - közepes ‎(fair, satisfactory, acceptable) or hármas ‎(three)
    2 - elégséges ‎(pass, sufficient) or kettes ‎(two)
    1 - elégtelen ‎(fail, insufficient) or egyes ‎(one)

Adjective[edit]

elégtelen (comparative elégtelenebb, superlative legelégtelenebb)

  1. insufficient, inadequate, unsatisfactory, deficient