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Pronunciation: /kənˈsɪdərəbəl/

Translation of considerable in Spanish:


  • [achievement/risk] considerable a considerable sum of money una importante or considerable suma de dinero with considerable difficulty con bastante dificultad with considerable success con éxito considerable to a considerable extent en gran parte
    Example sentences
    • Please be as generous as you can as it takes a considerable amount of money to put this in place.
    • It was that a basic disconnection had occurred that was to a considerable extent the west's own fault.
    • As the firm's engraver, he requires an artistic eye and a considerable amount of strength.

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