Middle English Dictionary Entry

suffisaunce n.
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Note: Cp. sufficience n.
(a) That which suffices, all that is necessary; a sufficiency, enough; an adequate supply, quantity, etc. of something; also in proverbs; also, support [quot. c1450]; in ~, adequately, sufficiently; (b) abundance, plenty; wealth.
(a) Ability, capability, capacity; the ability (to do sth.); (b) self-sufficiency.
(a) Contentment, satisfaction; ~ of, the satisfying of (a desire); (b) a source of satisfaction.