What does considerable mean?

Definitions for considerable
kənˈsɪd ər ə bəlcon·sid·er·able

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word considerable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. considerable(adj)

    large or relatively large in number or amount or extent or degree

    "a considerable quantity"; "the economy was a considerable issue in the campaign"; "went to considerable trouble for us"; "spent a considerable amount of time on the problem"

Wiktionary

  1. considerable(Adjective)

    Significant; worth considering.

    I've spent a considerable amount of time on this.

  2. considerable(Adjective)

    Large in amount.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Considerable(adj)

    worthy of consideration, borne in mind, or attended to

  2. Considerable(adj)

    of some distinction; noteworthy; influential; respectable; -- said of persons

  3. Considerable(adj)

    of importance or value

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. considrable.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'considerable' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1020

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'considerable' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2449

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'considerable' in Adjectives Frequency: #127

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of considerable in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of considerable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of considerable in a Sentence

  1. Mitchell Gaines:

    There's considerable danger with the tide coming up.

  2. Wulf Utian:

    Some women simply cannot complete a day’s activities without considerable stress.

  3. Governor John Bel Edwards:

    These travel trailers were picked up, thrown a considerable distance and just mangled.

  4. Hamid Sardar-Afkhami:

    Tourism's a big source of income nowadays, they're making considerable money off tourists.

  5. Tom Karl:

    We should expect these kinds of patterns to occur, there is considerable annual variability.

Images & Illustrations of considerable

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