significantly

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Significantly is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

Pronunciation[change]

  • Hyphenation: sig‧nif‧i‧cant‧ly

Adverb[change]

Positive
significantly

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. in an important or large enough way
    The price of gas dropped significantly today, causing drivers to line up at the pumps to fill up.
    His face looked significantly different.
    He was, significantly, at the shop just before the accident.
  2. with a particular meaning
    He looked at her significantly.

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