"won by a substantial margin"
having a firm basis in reality and being therefore important, meaningful, or considerable
substantial, real, material(adj)
having substance or capable of being treated as fact; not imaginary
"the substantial world"; "a mere dream, neither substantial nor practical"; "most ponderous and substantial things"- Shakespeare
hearty, satisfying, solid, square, substantial(adj)
providing abundant nourishment
"a hearty meal"; "good solid food"; "ate a substantial breakfast"; "four square meals a day"
solid, strong, substantial(adj)
of good quality and condition; solidly built
"a solid foundation"; "several substantial timber buildings"
Anything having substance; an essential part.
Belonging to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life.
Not seeming or imaginary; not illusive; real; solid; true; veritable.
Corporeal; material; firm.
Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall.
possessed of goods or an estate; moderately wealthy; responsible; as, a substantial freeholder.
Large in size, quantity, or value; as, a substantial amount of money; vast
Most important; essential.
Ample or full.
A substantial amount of people in this buliding
Origin: From substantiel.
belonging to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life
not seeming or imaginary; not illusive; real; solid; true; veritable
corporeal; material; firm
having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall
possessed of goods or an estate; moderately wealthy; responsible; as, a substantial freeholder
Origin: [F. substantiel, L. substantialis.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sub-stan′shal, adj. belonging to or having substance: actually existing: real: solid: having substance or strength: lasting, likely to be permanent: strong, stout, bulky: corporeal, material: having property or estate: considerable, pretty wealthy: conforming to what is essential: involving the essential rights or merits of.—v.t. Substan′tialīse, to give reality to.—ns. Substan′tialism, the theory that there is a real existence or substratum underlying the phenomena of consciousness; Substantial′ity.—adv. Substan′tially.—n. Substan′tialness.—n.pl. Substan′tials, essential parts.—v.t. Substan′tiāte, to make substantial: to prove or confirm.—n. Substantiā′tion.—adjs. Substantī′val; Sub′stantive, expressing existence: real: of real, independent importance.—n. (gram.) the part of speech denoting something that exists: a noun.—adv. Sub′stantively.—n. Sub′stantiveness.—v.t. Sub′stantivise. [Fr. substantiel—L. substantialis—substantia.]
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'substantial' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1641
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'substantial' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2606
Rank popularity for the word 'substantial' in Adjectives Frequency: #208
The numerical value of substantial in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of substantial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
substantial motive and means to flee.
Why does a small tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and s substantial tax cut save you thirty cents?
It is important to point out that the Vatican is not broke ... the Holy See is paying its way, while possessing substantial assets and investments.
Melpomene was a substantial girl, thick of bosom, ankle, and forearm, rosy of cheek, and clear of eye. She seemed somehow incomplete without her hockey stick.
We can have a great business there irrespective of Brexit, there's still a substantial asset pool there and a substantial number of wealthy clients who need access to wealth management services.
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Translations for substantial
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- podstatný, opravdový, bytelný, hmotnýCzech
- oleellinen, vauras, todellinen, olennainen, huomattava, tukeva, runsas, tuhtiFinnish
- susbainteachScottish Gaelic
- alapvető, gazdag, valódi, vagyonos, szilárd, lényegi, tehetős, tartós, való, tekintélyes, jómódú, bőséges, lényegesHungarian
- 堅固, 裕福, 実際, 現実, 実質的, 物質的, 頑丈, 大量Japanese
- вещественный, состоятельный, солидный, важный, значительный, зажиточный, действительный, материальный, крепкий, существенный, настоящий, реальный, прочный, обеспеченныйRussian
- trọng yếuVietnamese
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