Translation of substantial in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /səbˈstæntʃəl; səbˈstænʃəl/


  • 1 1.1 (considerable) [amount/income/loan] considerable, importante 1.2 (important, weighty) [changes/difference] sustancial; [contribution] importante substantial evidence pruebas (fpl) de peso we have reached substantial agreement on the terms of the deal hemos llegado a un acuerdo sobre los puntos esenciales del trato
  • 2 2.1 (sturdy, solid) [furniture/building] sólido; [book] sustancioso, enjundioso of substantial build de complexión robusta 2.2 (nourishing, filling) sustancioso have something a little more substantial than salad cómete algo un poco más sustancioso que una ensalada 2.3 (wealthy) [frml or liter] acaudalado

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