As a verb appreciate
is to be grateful or thankful for.
As an adjective substantial is
having to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life.
As a noun substantial is
anything having substance; an essential part.
to be grateful or thankful for.
to view as valuable.
- I appreciate your efforts
to be fully conscious of; be aware of; detect.
- You must learn to appreciate time
- To test the power of bees to appreciate color.
to increase in value.
- to test the power of bees to appreciate colour
- The value of his portfolio appreciated by 80% over eight years.
- lest a sudden peace should appreciate the money
* This is a catenative verb that takes the gerund (-ing) . See
Having to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life.
Not seeming or imaginary; not illusive; real; solid; true; veritable.
* "to do some substantial good, is the compensation for much incidental imperfection" - Cardinal Newman, The Rise and Progress of Universities
Corporeal; material; firm.
Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall.
possessed of goods or an estate; moderately wealthy; responsible; as, a substantial freeholder.
Large in size, quantity, or value; as, a substantial amount of money; vast
Most important; essential.
Ample or full.
- A substantial amount of people in this buliding
Anything having substance; an essential part.