# Quantify vs. Qualifying — What's the Difference?

## Compare with Definitions

#### Quantify

To determine or express the quantity of.

#### Qualifying

To make competent or eligible for an office, position, or task
Your experience qualifies you for this job.

#### Quantify

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

#### Qualifying

To declare competent or capable, as to practice a profession; certify
This diploma qualifies you to teach in public schools.

#### Quantify

To assign a quantity to.

#### Qualifying

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?.

#### Quantify

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

#### Qualifying

To modify, limit, or restrict, as by listing exceptions or reservations
I would qualify my praise of his enthusiasm with a warning about rashness.

#### Quantify

(logic) To relate a statement (called a predicate) to a given set using a quantifier—either for all (denoted ∀) or there exists (denoted ∃).
The statement $\left(\forall x \in \mathbb\left\{R\right\}\right) \, 2x = x + x$ quantifies over the real numbers.

#### Qualifying

To make less harsh or severe; moderate
I qualified my criticism to avoid offending anyone.

#### Quantify

To modify or qualify with respect to quantity; to determine, fix or express the quantity of; to rate.

#### Qualifying

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

#### Quantify

To make explicit the quantity of; as, to quantify a variable.

#### Qualifying

To be or become qualified
The performance qualifies as one of the best I've ever seen.

#### Quantify

Use as a quantifier

#### Qualifying

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

#### Quantify

Express as a number or measure or quantity;

#### Qualifying

Present participle of qualify

#### Qualifying

An examination that must be taken in order to qualify.

#### Qualifying

The grammatical relation that exists when a word qualifies the meaning of the phrase

#### Qualifying

Success in satisfying a test or requirement;
His future depended on his passing that test
He got a pass in introductory chemistry

#### Qualifying

Referring to or qualifying another sentence element;
Relative pronoun
Relative clause