Definition of substantially in English:


Syllabification: sub·stan·tial·ly
Pronunciation: /səbˈstanCHəlē


  • 1To a great or significant extent: profits grew substantially [as submodifier]: substantially higher earnings
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    • We would like to think that we can grow the business substantially.
    • These have been set up in a small way now but they can grow substantially.
    • However, all the evidence suggests that a modest sum can grow substantially if invested wisely over a long period.
    considerably, significantly, to a great/large extent, greatly, markedly, appreciably

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