Definition of considerably in English:



  • By a notably large amount or to a notably large extent; greatly.

    ‘things have improved considerably over the last few years’
    as submodifier ‘a considerably higher density’
    • ‘He would be interesting to talk to because he knows considerably more about it than me.’
    • ‘Getting legislation through the Senate in particular will be considerably easier.’
    • ‘In truth, much of her verse is as light as souffle but has considerably more substance.’
    • ‘The obvious answer is that the state has got considerably larger under Labour.’
    • ‘Most things got a little more than the starting price, some considerably more.’
    greatly, much, very much, a great deal, a lot, lots, a fair amount
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