Unfortunately, we are at or near the point of substantially diminishing returns for this sort of stimulus.
Criminal penalties in Europe are substantially shorter than they are in America, yet Europe has fewer repeat offenders.
This year's projections are substantially worse than last year's--and much, much worse than 2009 and 2010.
If you simply eliminated the lower houses, you'd end up with substantially fewer state legislators.
The wealthiest Americans now pay a substantially higher income tax rate than lower earners.
This is substantially Lady Martin's interpretation of the scene, and that which she carried out in action on the stage.
The accounts in the various papers were substantially the same.
This proclamation is substantially the bill under discussion, except that it goes much further.
The projecting machine was substantially like the "taking" camera and was so used.
This is substantially the theory which Gordon presents as a fact, and it is most consistent with fact.
mid-14c., "ample, sizeable," from Old French substantiel (13c.), from Latin substantialis "having substance or reality, material," from substantia (see substance). Meaning "existing, having real existence" is from late 14c.