to a certain extent
index in part, quasi

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  • to a certain extent — to some/a certain/a limited/extent phrase partly, but not completely To a certain extent, I was relieved. Thesaurus: slightly, to some degree and not completelysynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • to a certain extent — somewhat, not exactly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • to a limited extent — to some/a certain/a limited/extent phrase partly, but not completely To a certain extent, I was relieved. Thesaurus: slightly, to some degree and not completelysynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • up to a (certain) point — up to a (certain) ˈpoint idiom to some extent; to some degree but not completely • I agree with you up to a point. Main entry: ↑pointidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • to a degree — TO SOME EXTENT, to a certain extent, up to a point. → degree * * * adverb 1. : to a rather large or remarkable extent : in liberal measure : highly, decidedly, exceedingly but in some things she must have been stupid to a degree I.V.Morris a fin …   Useful english dictionary

  • to a degree — without proper instruction, you can operate the machinery only to a degree Syn: to some extent, to a certain extent, up to a point, somewhat …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • To a degree — Degree De*gree , n. [F. degr[ e], OF. degret, fr. LL. degradare. See {Degrade}.] 1. A step, stair, or staircase. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] By ladders, or else by degree. Rom. of R. [1913 Webster] 2. One of a series of progressive steps upward or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • up to a point — PARTLY, to some extent, to a certain degree, in part, somewhat, partially. → point * * * up to a point Partly, not wholly • • • Main Entry: ↑point * * * up to a point phrase to some degree but not completely Self expression is good up to a point… …   Useful english dictionary

  • up to a point — I agree with you, but only up to a point Syn: partly, to some extent, to a certain degree, in part, somewhat, partially …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • to some degree — to a certain extent …   English contemporary dictionary

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