English to Afrikaans Meaning :: substandard

Substandard :
- substandaard

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Adjective(1) falling short of some prescribed norm

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(1) I had to sign a form saying that I realised my performance was substandard and that the consequences of continued poor work had been explained to me.(2) Thousands of people live in poorly maintained public housing or equally substandard private rental accommodation.(3) If someone lives in substandard housing and a crisis occurs, most likely the person will eventually lose their home and end up on the street.(4) He said the step was long overdue as the flats were in a poor condition because of the substandard material used by the engineers of the department.(5) You are well aware that math and science education at the secondary and elementary level is substandard in comparison to most of the rest of the developed world.(6) The bill came to ├ö├®┬╝106.90 between three, which was pretty expensive for the substandard food and shoddy service.(7) The vast majority of the affected in San Salvador are poor inhabitants of apartment buildings and substandard housing.(8) Parts of our communities have substandard housing.(9) Unemployment markedly increased, as did poverty, substandard housing, and cutbacks in basic governmental services.(10) The committee was also required to evaluate the extent and problem of spurious and substandard drugs in the country.(11) Families live in housing that is considered substandard by Western or Kenyan standards.(12) Living conditions, such as substandard housing, have a major impact on health.(13) However, the platform does not even hint that inadequate funding or substandard facilities are major factors in the crisis in education.(14) In the country's capital city, Santo Domingo, much of the housing is substandard and the quality of the water is poor.(15) They'd been living like that for over six months, most of their money going on substandard accommodation due to a lack of affordable housing.(16) The evidence at trial did not indicate to me that defective or substandard materials were used in the construction of this house.
Related Words
(1) sub-standard ::
1. inferior ::
2. second-rate ::
3. low-quality ::
swak gehalte
4. poor ::
5. below par ::
benede peil
6. subpar ::
benede peil
7. imperfect ::
8. faulty ::
9. defective ::
10. shoddy ::
11. shabby ::
12. unsound ::
13. unsatisfactory ::
14. third-rate ::
15. crummy ::
16. lousy ::
18. rinky-dink ::
19. low-rent ::
1. adequate ::
2. decent ::
3. fine ::
4. passable ::
5. respectable ::
6. satisfactory ::
7. standard ::
8. tolerable ::
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Look, I cannot move what this person
is making if it\'s substandard.

Look, I cannot move what this person is making if it's SUBSTANDARD.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 10

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