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Meaning of "considerably" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONSIDERABLY

considerably  [kənˈsɪdərəblɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONSIDERABLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Considerably is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES CONSIDERABLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of considerably in the English dictionary

The definition of considerably in the dictionary is greatly; significantly.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONSIDERABLY


comparably
ˈkɒmpərəblɪ
desirably
dɪˈzaɪərəblɪ
favourably
ˈfeɪvərəblɪ
honourably
ˈɒnərəblɪ
immeasurably
ɪˈmeʒərəblɪ
imponderably
ɪmˈpɒndərəblɪ
inconsiderably
ˌɪnkənˈsɪdərəblɪ
incurably
ɪnˈkjʊərəblɪ
inexorably
ɪnˈɛksərəblɪ
insufferably
ɪnˈsʌfərəblɪ
intolerably
ɪnˈtɒlərəblɪ
measurably
ˈmɛʒərəblɪ
memorably
ˈmɛmərəblɪ
miserably
ˈmɪzərəblɪ
pleasurably
ˈplɛʒərəblɪ
ponderably
ˈpɒndərəblɪ
preferably
ˈprɛfərəblɪ
unbearably
ˌʌnˈbeərəblɪ
undesirably
ˌʌndɪˈzaɪərəblɪ
unfavourably
ʌnˈfeɪvərəblɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONSIDERABLY

consider
considerable
considerance
considerate
considerately
considerateness
consideration
considerative
consideratively
considered
considerer
considering
consideringly
consigliere
consiglieri
consign
consignable
consignation
consignatory
consignee

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONSIDERABLY

admirably
adorably
alterably
demonstrably
deplorably
drably
durably
execrably
incomparably
inseparably
insuperably
invulnerably
irrecoverably
irreparably
operably
probably
separably
tolerably
unanswerably
unutterably
vulnerably

Synonyms and antonyms of considerably in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CONSIDERABLY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «considerably» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of considerably

Translation of «considerably» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONSIDERABLY

Find out the translation of considerably to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of considerably from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «considerably» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

considerablemente
570 millions of speakers

English

considerably
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

काफी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كبير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

значительно
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

consideravelmente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অনেক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

considérablement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dengan ketara
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

wesentlich
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

かなり
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

상당히
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đáng kể
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கணிசமாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अत्यंत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

önemli ölçüde
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

notevolmente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

znacznie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

значно
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

considerabil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σημαντικά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aansienlik
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avsevärt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

betydelig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of considerably

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONSIDERABLY»

The term «considerably» is very widely used and occupies the 12.164 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONSIDERABLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «considerably» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «considerably» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about considerably

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10 QUOTES WITH «CONSIDERABLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word considerably.
1
John Badham
The personality problem is so tough when you're not able to pay people. It's bad enough when you can pay people, but, when you have people working for free, often their motivation is diminished considerably.
2
William Bligh
The Cape Town is considerably increased within the last eight years. Its respectability with regard to strength has kept pace with its other enlargements and rendered it very secure against any attempt which is not made with considerable force.
3
Rene Cassin
The implementation measures of both Covenants, but especially those of the Covenant concerning civil and political rights, were considerably weakened to the point where they assumed an optional character.
4
Tom Chatfield
For the moment, machines able to 'think' in anything approaching a human sense remain science-fiction. How we should prepare for their potential emergence, however, is a deeply unsettling question - not least because intelligent machines seem considerably more achievable than any consensus around their programming or consequences.
5
Lee Child
Male authors always take care to make their heroes at least one inch taller than they are, and considerably more muscular. Just as female authors give their heroines better hair and slimmer thighs.
6
Sri Chinmoy
Smile, smile, smile at your mind as often as possible. Your smiling will considerably reduce your mind's tearing tension.
7
Adam Clayton
I think rock 'n' roll would become exponentially, considerably more difficult to perform past about 65.
8
Marty Feldman
The pen is mightier than the sword, and considerably easier to write with.
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Marty Feldman
The pen is mightier than the sword, and is considerably easier to write with.
10
Alan Dean Foster
Living gives you a better understanding of life. I would hope that my characters have become deeper and more rounded personalities. Wider travels have given me considerably greater insight into how cultural differences affect not only people, but politics and art.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONSIDERABLY»

Discover the use of considerably in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to considerably and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Dress Like a Million: On Considerably Less
An indispensable guide to looking fabulous and dressing with ulitmate chicno matter what your body type or budget.
Leah Feldon, 2001
2
The Original Bath Guide considerably enlarged and improved, etc
BATH GUIDE. Casvnaron-Dowx was also a very pleasant and agreeable ride; but within the last few years, walls have been built from one extremity to the other; and it is now entirely enclosed—so that the invalid is deprived of the most ...
BATH GUIDE., 1834
3
Research Instruments in Social Gerontology: Social Roles and ...
... in the Kerckhoff (1966) analysis. Index of Role Tension To what extent is your spouse: 1. Stubborn (-2) Very Much (-1) Considerably (0) Somewhat (1) A little (2 ) Hasn't the trait at all 2. Gets Angry Easily , (-2) Very Much (-1) Considerably (0) ...
David J. Mangen, 1982
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Sketches of the History of Man: Considerably Improved in a ...
This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCRd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words.
Lord Henry Home Kames, 2010
5
Annual report of the Board of Control of the State ...
Considerably scabbed. Badly scabbed. Considerably scabbed. Considerably scabbed. Considerably scabbed. Considerably scabbed. Somewhat scabbed. Somewhat scabbed. Considerably scabbed. Considerably scabbed. In hills, In drill, ...
Massachusetts Agricultural Experiment Station, 1886
6
Letters to Married Women the Fourth Edition, Revised, and ...
In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind.
Hugh Smith, 2010
7
Fighting for the Farm: Rural America Transformed
Chapter. 1. 1. Considerably. More. Than. Vegetables,. a. Lot. Less. Than. Community. The Dilemma of Community Supported Agriculture Laura B. DeLind Over the last thirty years, the many hidden, or externalized, costs of an industrially  ...
Jane Adams, 2011
8
Immigrants in industries
With this and with the additional exception that the second generation of Poles show a considerably larger proportion single among those from 30 to 44 years of age than is shown by any other race, the proportions of each race, in each ...
United States. Immigration Commission (1907-1910), William Paul Dillingham, 1911
9
The History of Dunstable Second Edition, Considerably Enlarged
As well as historical works, this collection includes geographies, travelogues, and titles covering periods of competition and cooperation among the people of Great Britain and Ireland.
William Henry Derbyshire, 2011
10
London Medical Gazette: Or, Journal of Practical Medicine
The Stomach, •and Intestines considerably distended — the former, as also the Duodenum- were yWM with grumous vegetable matter smelling strongly of Savine, and Rue ; both, containing numerous specks — or streaks of Coagulated  ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONSIDERABLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term considerably is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Europe losing patience with Greek fiscal crisis
But, as the French and the rest of Europe have noticed, Hollande is considerably weaker than many of his French forebears, particularly when ... «CBC.ca, Jul 15»
2
China's sharemarket collapse a buying opportunity
Phat Dragon says forces in the market's favour were: the stance of monetary policy; households being considerably underweight in the asset ... «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
3
Let Shore Line East Commuters Use Amtrak
The passes cost about $205, which is considerably less than the $55 per ride charged to take the premium Acela service along the same route. «Hartford Courant, Jul 15»
4
The death of the cabbie? Uber wants to buy 500000 self-driving cars
It would be considerably cheaper for Uber to not have human drivers and result in less cases of the abuse of passengers (bar a technological ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
5
Vivo jumps at management rights as falling dollar boosts tourism
"Activity in the larger-scale management rights market has evolved considerably over the past few years," Mr Harper said, "While historically it ... «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
6
2 die when F-16 jet, Cessna collide over SC
The FAA identified the small private plane as a Cessna 150, which broke up considerably after the collision. No one on the ground was hurt by ... «Local 10, Jul 15»
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'Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2' Won't Impress Xbox 360 Or …
There are also over 100 playable characters in the game, growing the original's total considerably. These are grouped into 14 character ... «Forbes, Jul 15»
8
VDOT hopes for consensus on U.S. 29, Mountain Run Lake Road …
Supervisor Sue Hansohn asked that VDOT come back to the county board before accepting the bid if it should come in considerably higher ... «The Daily Progress, Jul 15»
9
Former Galt post office tenders come in 'considerably over budget'
CAMBRIDGE – Bids received by the city for renovations to Galt's historical former post office building on Water Street are “considerably over ... «Cambridge Times, Jul 15»
10
Benefits of Heathrow expansion 'considerably greater', commission …
The report, published this morning (Wed), said the economic case for expanding Heathrow was considerably stronger than other options, which ... «Bracknell News, Jul 15»

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