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

How to pronounce considerable?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say considerable in sign language?

  1. considerable

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. Jerry Nadler:

    There is considerable direct evidence.

  2. Micron CEO Sanjay Mehrota:

    There is obviously considerable uncertainty here.

  3. Mitchell Gaines:

    There's considerable danger with the tide coming up.

  4. Wulf Utian:

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

  5. Governor John Bel Edwards:

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

Images & Illustrations of considerable

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