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marginally

[ mahr-juh-nl ]SEE DEFINITION OF marginally

Synonyms for marginally

  • kind of
  • lightly
  • somewhat
  • hardly
  • hardly at all
  • hardly noticeable
  • imperceptibly
  • inappreciably
  • inconsiderably
  • insignificantly
  • more or less
  • on a small scale
  • pretty
  • scarcely any
  • to some degree
  • to some extent
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Antonyms for marginally

  • a lot
  • considerably
  • greatly
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MARGINALLY

The less useful (marginally viewed) is traded for the more useful.

Much that Albanian sources have claimed as newly arable almost certainly is marginally so.

Such Quotations of Places to be marginally set down, as shall serve for the fit reference of one Scripture to another.

The variety of design experiences is only marginally controlled by design principles.

The EU's thinking was mainly economic and marginally geopolitical (though it was presented differently).

The Czech's motivation was mainly geopolitical and marginally economic (though it was presented differently).

He was chewing on an unlit cigarette, a disgusting habit that was only marginally less gross than smoking them.

Such quotations of places to be marginally set down as shall serve for the fit reference of one Scripture to another.

WORD ORIGIN

1570s, "written on the margin," from Medieval Latin marginalis, from Latin margo (see margin). Sense of "of little effect or importance" first recorded 1887. Related: Marginally.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MARGINALLY

slightly

adverba little
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