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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking material form or substance.

Usage examples (34)
  • "Something like a London fog" it has been called, "only a dust fog," – an animated fog in which everything unsubstantial is fair prey.
  • But they had a strangely vague and unsubstantial look.
  • It is as unsubstantial as the air in which it is formed.
  • And on his psychical side he is not an unsubstantial wraith, but for more
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