Definition for Qualify

qualify, v. [Fr. qualifi-er or medieval L. quālificāre, attribute a quality to.] (webplay: defeated, place, skill, such, words).

  1. Prepare; become worthy; seek to be eligible; make oneself fit; obtain training necessary to meet pre-determined requirements.
  2. Soften; lessen; temper; moderate; mitigate; limit; ease; assuage; abate; diminish; make less.
  3. Justify; absolve; acquit; excuse; forgive.

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