Verbal and logic

qualified
(adj)
QUAL-i-fide
Meaning

limited; restricted; conditioned

1st Sample Sentence

My joy on meeting my mother again after so long was qualified by my awareness that she was mortally ill and did not have long to live.

Root

qualis (of what sort?)#facere (make) (Latin)

Mnemonics

Primary meaning qualified:above a given standard (quality) Secondary meaning:limited in quality (just the opposite) even though I was a QUALIFIED engineer, I was RESTRICTED from attending the conference.

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