Appreciation vs Substantial - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between appreciation and substantial
is that appreciation
is appreciation while substantial
is anything having substance; an essential part.
As an adjective substantial is
having to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life.
A just valuation or estimate of merit, worth, weight, etc.; recognition of excellence.
* 2014 , Ian Jack, "
Is this the end of Britishness", The Guardian , 16 September 2014:
Accurate perception; true estimation; as, an appreciation of the difficulties before us; an appreciation of colors.
- The English, until relatively recently, seem to have imagined “English” and “British” to be interchangeable, as if Britain was just a bigger England. Our dualism gave us a better appreciation of the nation-state we lived in, though if Britain was a “nation” as well as a “state”, where did that leave Scotland?
A rise in value;—opposed to depreciation.
- His foreboding showed his appreciation of Henry's character. —J. R. Green.
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.