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Definitions of substantial

  1. That which is real or material, or which is of value. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. Substantialness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. SUBSTANTIALITY. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Substantially. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. being the essence or essential element of a thing; "substantial equivalents"; "substantive information" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. Belonging to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. Not seeming or imaginary; not illusive; real; solid; true; veritable. Newage Dictionary DB
  8. Corporeal; material; firm. Newage Dictionary DB
  9. Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall. Newage Dictionary DB
  10. Possessed of goods or an estate; moderately wealthy; responsible; as, a substantial freeholder. Newage Dictionary DB
  11. Pertaining to that which is real or material; solid; strong; as, a substantial building; not imaginary; real; having considerable wealth; as, a substantial business man; considerable; as, substantial gain. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. Belonging to or having substance: actually existing: real: solid: material: having property or estate. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. Having substance; real; solid; having property. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. Solid; strong; important; valuable. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. Possessed of sufficient means; responsible. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. Actual; permanent; lasting. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Conforming to the essence of a thing; essential; fundamental. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. Belonging to substance; actually existing; real; corporeal; material; strong; solid; firm; possessed of goods or estate; moderately wealthy. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. Actually existing; not seeming or imaginary; having substance or strength; stout; solid; having considerable wealth. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for substantial

  1. The preparations for a good and substantial breakfast were, however, before me, and an English newspaper of a late date spread its most ample pages to welcome me. – Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 2 (of 2) by Charles Lever
  2. The Merrithews, I believe, were very substantial – Dan Merrithew by Lawrence Perry
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