Chiefly vs Significantly - What's the difference?

chiefly | significantly |


As adverbs the difference between chiefly and significantly

is that chiefly is (focus) especially or primarily; above all while significantly is in a significant manner or to a significant extent.

As an adjective chiefly

is of, or relating to a chief.

chiefly

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • (focus) especially or primarily; above all
  • (focus) mainly or principally; almost entirely
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • of, or relating to a chief
  • English focus adverbs

    significantly

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • In a significant manner or to a significant extent.
  • Synonyms

    * way