What does the word considerable mean?

Usage examples for considerable

  1. It would save me considerable rush." – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  2. There was considerable moving about, and finally Patty found herself at the top of the group with Mona and Mr. Lansing. – Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells
  3. This statement may seem to require some considerable support. – Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions by George S. Boutwell