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1. substantial

adjective. ['səbˈstænʃəl'] fairly large.

Synonyms

  • significant

Antonyms

  • immateriality
  • incorporeality

Etymology

  • substantiel (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Substantial

  • circumstantial
  • nonfinancial
  • financial
  • anschel

How do you pronounce substantial?

Pronounce substantial as səbˈstænʃəl.

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How do you spell substantial? Is it substatial ?

A common misspelling of substantial is substatial

Sentences with substantial


1. Adjective
It will grow to substantial size if given a large enough pot for its roots to keep up.

Quotes about substantial


1. There can be nothing exclusive about substantial art. It comes directly out of the heart of the experience of life and thinking about life and living life.
- Charles Ives

2. How can I be substantial if I do not cast a shadow? I must have a dark side also If I am to be whole
- C.G. Jung

3. Dreams, books, are each a world; and books, we know,Are a substantial world, both pure and good:Round these, with tendrils strong as flesh and blood,Our pastime and our happiness will grow.
- William Wordsworth

2. substantial

adjective. ['səbˈstænʃəl'] having a firm basis in reality and being therefore important, meaningful, or considerable.

Synonyms

  • substantive

Antonyms

  • undependability
  • undependableness

Etymology

  • substantiel (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. substantial

adjective. ['səbˈstænʃəl'] providing abundant nourishment.

Synonyms

  • hearty
  • satisfying
  • square
  • solid

Antonyms

  • unreal
  • unreality
  • counterfeit
  • insincere

Etymology

  • substantiel (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. substantial

adjective. ['səbˈstænʃəl'] having substance or capable of being treated as fact; not imaginary.

Synonyms

  • substantialness
  • real
  • material
  • substantiality

Antonyms

  • insubstantial
  • permeability
  • porosity
  • unreliableness

Etymology

  • substantiel (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. substantial

adjective. ['səbˈstænʃəl'] of good quality and condition; solidly built.

Synonyms

  • strong
  • solid

Antonyms

  • unreliability
  • abstract
  • unrealistic

Etymology

  • substantiel (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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