Adjective "negligibly" definition and examples

(Negligibly may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

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Definitions and examples

adverb

  1. 'The scheme is quite straightforward in the case of the failure of individual, small banks - that is, banks that are a negligibly small component of the banking system overall.'
  2. 'Contrary to Mr Ryan's statement, taxi usage has increased only negligibly, and patient care hasn't been compromised.'

More definitions

1. so small, trifling, or unimportant that it may safely be neglected or disregarded: The extra expenses were negligible.

More examples(as adjective)

"numbers can be negligibly."

Origin

(negligible)