- sig|nif|i|cant|lyW2S3 [sıgˈnıfıkəntli] adv1.) in an important way or to an important degree▪ Health problems can be significantly reduced by careful diet.▪ Methods used by younger teachers differ significantly from those used by older ones.significantly better/greater/worse etc▪ Delia's work has been significantly better this year.2.) [sentence adverb]used to say that something is very important▪ The Democrats, significantly, finished well behind the Green Party.3.) in a way that seems to have a special meaning▪ George paused, and glanced significantly in my direction.
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Significantly — Sig*nif i*cant*ly, adv. In a significant manner. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
significantly — adverb 1 in an important way or to an important degree: Health problems can be significantly reduced by careful diet. (+ from): Methods used by younger teachers differ significantly from those used by older ones. | significantly… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
significantly — sig|nif|i|cant|ly [ sıg nıfıkəntli ] adverb ** 1. ) by a large amount or in a way that is easily noticeable: As an organization, we ve grown significantly. Significantly more people are injured at home than at work. 2. ) in a way that is relevant … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
significantly */*/ — UK [sɪɡˈnɪfɪkəntlɪ] / US adverb 1) by a large amount, or in a way that is easily noticeable As an organization, we ve grown significantly. Significantly more people are injured at home than at work. 2) in a way that is relevant or that has an… … English dictionary
significantly — adverb Date: 1577 1. in a significant manner ; to a significant degree < the salaries differed significantly > 2. it is significant < significantly, they were on time > … New Collegiate Dictionary
significantly — adv. Significantly is used with these adjectives: ↑better, ↑different, ↑inferior, ↑negative, ↑related, ↑slow, ↑worse Significantly is used with these verbs: ↑accelerate, ↑advance, ↑affect, ↑ … Collocations dictionary
significantly — adverb 1. in a statistically significant way (Freq. 6) the two groups differed significantly • Derived from adjective: ↑significant 2. in a significant manner (Freq. 3) our budget will be significantly affected by these new cuts … Useful english dictionary
significantly — significant ► ADJECTIVE 1) extensive or important enough to merit attention. 2) having an unstated meaning; indicative of something. DERIVATIVES significantly adverb … English terms dictionary
significantly — See significant. * * * … Universalium
significantly — adverb In a significant manner; notably. Syn: way … Wiktionary