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considerable meaning

EN[kənˈsɪdəɹəbl]
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  • AdjectiveCOMmore considerableSUPmost considerablePREcon-SUF-able
    1. Significant; worth considering.
      1. I've spent a considerable amount of time on this. ‎
    2. Large in amount.
      1. Then there came a reg'lar terror of a sou'wester same as you don't get one summer in a thousand, and blowed the shanty flat and ripped about half of the weir poles out of the sand. We spent consider'ble money getting 'em reset, and then a swordfish got into the pound and tore the nets all to slathers, right in the middle of the squiteague season.
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    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • One sample, W52 (fabric group 3), separates out from the other sherds, which overlap with a considerable amount of intrasample variation.
      • Gave orders for equipping a considerable fleet. Ludlow.
      • Still, being confined midrow for a long one, even a classic like Mozart’s “Don Giovanni,” demands considerable focus.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • The side effects of the treatment course, which involves surgery, craniospinal radiation therapy and intensive chemotherapy, are considerable.

Meaning of considerable for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "considerable" is an adjective.
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