Definition of 'insubstantial'
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He looks too insubstantial to be a serious cricketer. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But each of these problems seems insubstantial when weighed against the massive benefits of gardening leave. Times, Sunday Times (2010)More than that and it looks daunting; less than three and it looks insubstantial. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Surprisingly, this insubstantial comedy drama returns for a third season. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Next to such realism, hope may seem insubstantial. Christianity Today (2000)A show that at first glance feels rather insubstantial turns out on consideration to be subtle and often intriguing in mood. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Britain should take the strike on Iran as a lesson that while cyber threats may seem insubstantial, their effects can be very real indeed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Used Occasionally. insubstantial is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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