considerably considerably  /kən ˈsɪ də rəb li/


  • (adv) to a great extent or degree



  1. Patriots to change format of preseason broadcasts

    When local viewers tune in to Channel 4 on Aug. 9 to watch the Patriots’ preseason opener against the Eagles, the experience will be considerably different from the preseason broadcasts of recent seasons.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Merced high schools' budget looking healthier

    The Merced Union High School District's budget for the fiscal year beginning next month is likely to be considerably better than the situation last year, trustees learned Wednesday night. Superintendent Scott Scambray said he was cautiously optimistic about the district's fiscal position.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Merced Sun-Star

  3. Quarterbacks shine on Day 2 of Florida State's Jimbo Fisher Camp

    The quarterback group was weak on Day 1, but was considerably better on Day 2 of Florida State's Jimbo Fisher camp. The morning session was full of strong underclassmen. Dwayne Lawson out of Tampa (Fla.) Hillsborough looked very good. He is a 6'5, 205-pound athletic QB with a big arm, and is a member of the class of 2015. He holds an offer from the Mississippi State Bulldogs and South Florida ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: SB Nation


  1. "During this period, China's overall strength grew considerably and the people enjoyed more tangible benefits. China's international standing and influence rose notably," Hu said.
    on Oct 15, 2007 By: Hu Jintao Source: Forbes

  2. "Now, North Korea is maintaining a considerably strengthened vigilance posture and as you know it's been issuing many threats and statements through various channels," South Korean Defense Minster Kim Tae-young told the National Assembly on...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Kim Tae-Young Source: The Associated Press

  3. "As we reshape the business here, clearly the intent is to grow cash flow considerably over time," Dell said. "There's a lot of upside for us in the places that are growing the fastest."
    on Nov 30, 2007 By: Michael Dell Source: Forbes

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