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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marginally(adverb)

    in a marginal manner

    "marginally interesting"


  1. Marginally(adv.)

    In a marginal manner; barely sufficiently; almost not; as, marginally useful.


  1. marginally(Adverb)

    in a marginal manner, or to a marginal extent; barely sufficiently; slightly

  2. marginally(Adverb)

    in the margin of a book

Webster Dictionary

  1. Marginally(adverb)

    in the margin of a book

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. marginally

    Slightly. “The ravs here are only marginally better than at Small Eating Place.” See epsilon.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of marginally in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of marginally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of marginally in a Sentence

  1. Li Qilin:

    The effectiveness of the rate cut wo n’t be very big, the PBOC has already cut benchmark interest rate by a total of 75 basis points, but borrowing costs have only fallen marginally.

  2. Ravindra Rao:

    Crude is marginally lower today on a surprise build in U.S. crude stocks... On the flipside, however, crude is also supported by a weaker dollar and the prospect of higher U.S. stimulus, u.S. crude stocks have been falling for last five weeks and this has been one of the key factors in keeping price at elevated levels. If EIA also confirms an increase in crude stocks, we may see some more correction in prices.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Sensibly, it is better to be an illiterate or less educated and make an earning of an amount X than be highly or moderately academically qualified and yet be paid X or even less or marginally high.

  4. Garry Tew:

    The health benefits of less time spent sitting depend on what you replace the sitting time with, for example, standing, light movement, moderate activity, vigorous activity, in my opinion, standing is probably only marginally better than sitting, and. . . moderate-to-vigorous purposeful exercise is a much better strategy for improving general fitness and health.

  5. Stephen Bozich:

    A lot of the actions by other companies against those who are even marginally attached to the gun industry have created some obstacles and barriers to us, but as a former soldier, I live by the creed of adapt and overcome.

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    pass through the tissue or substance or its pores or interstices, as of gas
    • A. elaborate
    • B. transpire
    • C. abhor
    • D. abase

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