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    Synonyms for 'fairly'

    Hi there,

    To report the features of a pie chart, I'm trying to make use of different vocabulary. For a segment representing 20% of the total value I used 'a fairly significant proportion'.

    I was wondering what other adverbs I can use instead of 'fairly'when trying to suggest the proportion is not that significant?

    Thanks.

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    Re: Synonyms for 'fairly'

    Perhaps 'moderately' or 'somewhat'?

    This is a bit of a subjective opinion, as to how significant the percentages are. To me, 'fairly' would be higher than 20%, but then again, it's subjective.
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    Re: Synonyms for 'fairly'

    If the context were less formal, another option would be "pretty."

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