Quantify vs. Qualify

Quantify vs. Qualify — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Quantify and Qualify

Quantifyverb

To determine or express the quantity of.

Qualifyverb

To make competent or eligible for an office, position, or task

Your experience qualifies you for this job.

Quantifyverb

(Logic) To limit the variables of (a proposition) by prefixing an operator such as all or some.

Qualifyverb

To declare competent or capable, as to practice a profession; certify

This diploma qualifies you to teach in public schools.

Quantifyverb

To assign a quantity to.

Qualifyverb

To render deserving of a descriptor by having or enumerating certain necessary characteristics

Do the student's ongoing difficulties in class qualify his situation as a medical problem?.
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Quantifyverb

To determine the value of (a variable or expression).

Qualifyverb

To modify, limit, or restrict, as by listing exceptions or reservations

I would qualify my praise of his enthusiasm with a warning about rashness.

Quantifyverb

use as a quantifier

Qualifyverb

To make less harsh or severe; moderate

I qualified my criticism to avoid offending anyone.

Quantifyverb

express as a number or measure or quantity;

Can you quantify your results?

Qualifyverb

(Grammar) To modify the meaning of (a noun, for example).

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Qualifyverb

To be or become qualified

The performance qualifies as one of the best I've ever seen.

Qualifyverb

To reach the later stages of a selection process or contest by competing successfully in earlier rounds.

Qualifyverb

To describe or characterize something by listing its qualities.

Qualifyverb

To make someone, or to become competent or eligible for some position or task.

Qualifyverb

To certify or license someone for something.

Qualifyverb

To modify, limit, restrict or moderate something; especially to add conditions or requirements for an assertion to be true.

Qualifyverb

To mitigate, alleviate (something); to make less disagreeable.

Qualifyverb

To compete successfully in some stage of a competition and become eligible for the next stage.

Qualifyverb

To give individual quality to; to modulate; to vary; to regulate.

Qualifyverb

(juggling) To throw and catch each object at least twice.

Qualifynoun

(juggling) An instance of throwing and catching each prop at least twice.

Qualifyverb

prove capable or fit; meet requirements

Qualifyverb

pronounce fit or able;

She was qualified to run the marathonThey nurses were qualified to administer the injections

Qualifyverb

make more specific;

qualify these remarks

Qualifyverb

make fit or prepared;

Your education qualifies you for this job

Qualifyverb

specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement;

The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her lifeThe contract stipulates the dates of the payments

Qualifyverb

describe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of;

You can characterize his behavior as that of an egotistThis poem can be characterized as a lament for a dead lover

Qualifyverb

add a modifier to a constituent