Definitions for unsubstantialˌʌn səbˈstæn ʃəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•sub•stan•tialˌʌn səbˈstæn ʃəl(adj.)

  1. having no foundation in fact.

  2. without material substance.

  3. materially paltry.

  4. lacking strength or solidity; flimsy.

Origin of unsubstantial:

1425–75

un`sub•stan′tial•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. insubstantial, unsubstantial, unreal(adj)

    lacking material form or substance; unreal

    "as insubstantial as a dream"; "an insubstantial mirage on the horizon"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unsubstantial(adj)

    lacking in matter or substance; visionary; chimerical

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