Common multi-word phrases that nearly rhyme with inadequate:

4 syllables:
being adequate,
bring adequate,
is adequate,
still adequate,
there adequate,
were adequate,
with adequate,
since adequate,
drink adequate,
build adequate,
skills adequate,
insure adequate,
was adequate,
where adequate,
shown adequate,
spend adequate,
than adequate

5 syllables:
appear adequate,
until adequate,
paying adequate,
showing adequate,
appeared adequate,
appears adequate,
given adequate,
become adequate,
possess adequate,
unless adequate,
alone adequate,
any adequate,
attain adequate,
contain adequate,
define adequate,
design adequate,
obtain adequate,
prevent adequate,
remain adequate,
sustain adequate,
gaining adequate,
getting adequate,
giving adequate,
having adequate,
keeping adequate,
lacking adequate,
leaving adequate,
lighting adequate,
living adequate,
making adequate,
nothing adequate,
planning adequate,
raising adequate,
seeking adequate,
taking adequate,
training adequate,
using adequate,
furnish adequate,
knowledge adequate,
without adequate,
demand adequate,
income adequate,
indeed adequate

6 syllables:
offering adequate,
supplying adequate,
consider adequate,
deliver adequate,
encourage adequate,
achieving adequate,
assuming adequate,
assuring adequate,
attaining adequate,
consuming adequate,
containing adequate,
creating adequate,
ensuring adequate,
obtaining adequate,
permitting adequate,
possessing adequate,
producing adequate,
promoting adequate,
receiving adequate,
securing adequate,
considered adequate,
considers adequate,
entirely adequate,
exhibit adequate,
nearly adequate,
conditions adequate

7 syllables:
acquiring adequate

Some other possibilities:

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See inadequate used in context: 8 rhymes, several books and articles.

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