Meaning of SUBSTANCE in English
(IMPORTANCE) [noun] [U] [formal] - importance, seriousness or relationship to real factsThere is no substance in/to the allegation that he was bribed (= It is not true).There appears to be little substance to the new plans.This information is important and gives substance to the stories we have heard.See also substantive.
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012