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"considerable" in British English

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considerableadjective

uk   /kənˈsɪd.ər.ə.bl̩/  us   /-ɚ-/
considerably
adverb uk   us   /-bli/

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B2 He's considerably ​fatter than he was when I ​knew him.
(Definition of considerable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"considerable" in American English

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considerableadjective

 us   /kənˈsɪd·ər·ə·bəl/
very ​large or much: He ​exhibited considerable ​skill in ​driving through the ​snowstorm.
considerably
adverb  us   /kənˈsɪd·ər·ə·bli/
Technology has ​advanced considerably since then.
(Definition of considerable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “considerable”
in Arabic ضَخم, كَثير…
in Korean 상당한…
in Portuguese considerável…
in Catalan considerable…
in Japanese かなりの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相当大的, 相当多的, 非常可观的…
in Turkish dikkate değer, önemli…
in Russian значительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相當大的, 相當多的, 非常可觀的…
in Italian considerevole…
in Polish znaczny…
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