Substantially - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |səbˈstænʃəli|  American pronunciation of the word substantially
Brit.  |səbˈstanʃ(ə)li|  British pronunciation of the word substantially
- to a great extent or degree (syn: considerably, well)
painting the room white made it seem considerably (or substantially) larger
the price went up substantially
- in a strong substantial way
the house was substantially built

Examples

A substantial number of people commute to work each day.

Activities like that pose a substantial risk of injury.

She purchased her tickets at a substantial discount.

Only the buildings that were constructed of more substantial materials survived the earthquake.

I was hoping that they would serve us something more substantial than wine and cheese.

painting the room white made it seem considerably (or substantially) larger

She increased her wealth substantially.

...an accessorial service, such as packing, will add substantially to the moving company's basic fee...

Enya's success has contributed substantially to the current interest in Celtic music.

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