- 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 or has an important effect on something:Significantly, auto thefts in the area have decreased.3. ) in a way that has a special meaning that only some people understand:We'll talk later, he whispered significantly.
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Significantly — Sig*nif i*cant*ly, adv. In a significant manner. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
significantly — sig|nif|i|cant|ly W2S3 [sıgˈnıfıkəntli] adv 1.) 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.… … Dictionary of contemporary 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 */*/ — 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