Antonyms for the phrase "to a smaller extent" can include "to a greater extent," "to a larger extent," "more," "increasingly," "further," and "to a higher degree." These antonyms imply an increase or expansion beyond the original extent. When used in context, these antonyms can help to emphasize the degree of change or progression. For example, "the economy grew to a larger extent than predicted" suggests that there was more growth than anticipated, while "the storm caused damage to a smaller extent than forecasted" implies that the damage was not as severe as initially predicted.
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- few, little.