To an extent which is clearly noticeable; significantly: new diagnoses have increased markedly since 1998 [as submodifier]: this advice is markedly different to that last year
More example sentences
- Have you noticed how markedly hospitals have improved in the last few years?
- This can reduce our interest bills markedly, and have a substantial impact over the years.
- The accent in New Zealand has changed rather markedly from the early colonial days until now.
noticeably, decidedly, strikingly, distinctly, remarkably, clearly, plainly; blatantly, glaringly, unmistakably, conspicuously, pointedly, obviously, manifestly, patently, palpably, signally, significantly, greatly, considerably, substantially, recognizably, discernibly, notably, apparently, evidently, to a marked extent, to a great extent