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insubstantialadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.səbˈstæn.ʃəl/ /ˌɪn.səbˈstɑːn.ʃəl/  us   /ˌɪn.səbˈstæn.ʃəl/  /ˌɪn.səbˈstɑːn.ʃəl/
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insubstantialadjective

 us   /ˌɪn·səbˈstæn·ʃəl/
of little value or importance, or not being strong, solid, or large: He was popular during the early part of the 20th century, but today his work seems dated and insubstantial.
(Definition of insubstantial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “insubstantial”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不够的, 不坚固的,脆弱的…
in Turkish hafif, zayıf, ince…
in Russian легкий, неосновательный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不夠的, 不堅固的,脆弱的…
in Polish skromny, słaby…
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