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Definition of Considerable

Considerable

  1. Worthy of consideration, borne in mind, or attended to.
  2. Of some distinction; noteworthy; influential; respectable; -- said of persons.
  3. Of importance or value.

Considerable Quotations

It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
Thomas Sowell

I think hearts are very much like glasses. If they do not break with the first ring, they usually last a considerable time.
Letitia Elizabeth Landon

We know now that in modern warfare, fought on any considerable scale, there can be no possible economic gain for any side. Win or lose, there is nothing but waste and destruction.
Lester B. Pearson

People that are conceited of their own merit take pride in being unfortunate, that themselves and others may think them considerable enough to be the envy and the mark of fortune.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced, and the inconvenience is often considerable.
Jane Austen
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Considerable Translations

considerable in Dutch is geruim, aanmerkelijk, aanzienlijk
considerable in French is sortable, important
considerable in Italian is considerevole, rilevante, vistoso
considerable in Norwegian is betydelig
considerable in Spanish is respetable, notable, considerable
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