to a certain extent

Definition of to a certain extent

  1. :  up to a point To a certain extent he's right.

Word by Word Definitions

certainplay
  1. :  fixed, settled

    :  of a specific but unspecified character, quantity, or degree

    :  dependable, reliable

  1. :  certain ones

extentplay
  1. :  valuation (as of land) in Great Britain especially for taxation

    :  seizure (as of land) in execution of a writ of extent in Great Britain

    :  the condition of being so seized


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