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Princeton's WordNet

  1. significantlyadverb

    in a statistically significant way

    "the two groups differed significantly"

  2. significantlyadverb

    in a significant manner

    "our budget will be significantly affected by these new cuts"

  3. importantly, significantlyadverb

    in an important way or to an important degree

    "more importantly, Weber held that the manifold meaning attached to the event by the social scientist could alter his definition of the concrete event itself"


  1. significantlyadverb

    In a significant manner or to a significant extent.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Significantlyadverb

    With force of expression.

    Etymology: from significant.

    Christianity is known in Scripture by no name so significantly as by the simplicity of the Gospel. Robert South, Sermons.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Significantlyadverb

    in a significant manner

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'significantly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2418

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'significantly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4205

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'significantly' in Adverbs Frequency: #197

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of significantly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of significantly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of significantly in a Sentence

  1. The CDC:

    It is true that we have work to do -- here and internationally -- and are likely to see more monkeypox cases in the near term, but it is possible to significantly decrease the number of cases and contain the current monkeypox outbreak through education and increased testing and access to vaccines -- all priorities we've made dramatic progress on.

  2. Michael Arone:

    The U.S. economy is not doing fantastic, and Europe and Japan are growing a bit better than expected, i don't see (the dollar) climbing significantly higher from here.

  3. Nile Gardiner:

    The Kurds have been advancing significantly in recent weeks – they are a well-trained, highly motivated fighting force.

  4. New York:

    It's going to make our jobs [ as candidates ] significantly harder because voters will throw their hands up, and they will sit home. That's what I think will happen.

  5. Kenny Liew:

    Smartphone improvements are becoming... evolutionary rather than revolutionary, the first-time pool of smartphone buyers in China has also dwindled significantly.

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