Part of speech:
The state or quality of being significant:
Of supreme importance; decisive; critical
A meaning that is conveyed, as in speech or writing; signification:
The relative force of sound or emphasis given a syllable or word in accordance with a metrical pattern.
Special emphasis or attention
The power to impress or influence, as because of success, wealth, etc.
A person of outstanding worth or importance
Quantity or amount of heaviness; how much a thing weighs
The intrinsic or indispensable quality or qualities that serve to characterize or identify something:
The definition of bearing is the way in which a person conducts himself.
Outstanding significance or value; importance:
Meaning or significance, especially of a word.
The rate of flow of a water current.
Strength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigour; might; capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect.
One who sings this part.
Production of a desired impression:
Recognition of achievement or superiority; honor:
A person, group, or thing that has influence
Importance or influence
Special attention given to something so as to make it stand out; importance; stress; weight
The definition of caliber is something’s worth or ability.
Regard for or interest in someone or something:
Notice or observation:
Regard for one's own benefit or advantage; self-interest:
The definition of a point is a sharp end or part of an argument.
A drug, chemical, or other material (such as glue) that one is dependent on or uses habitually and that is often illegal or subject to government regulation:
The quality of being important
The quality of being important
One of the four principal directions on a compass: north, south, east, or west.
Greatness is defined as being larger than ordinary size or ability, or being higher in degree or importance.
A person of high station or great achievements.
The power to influence or produce an effect.
The quality or condition of being trivial.
Fame is defined as being well known, talked about or having celebrity status.
Of great importance or consequence; critical:
Of, being, or serving as a starting point or basis:
Of main importance; principal; chief
Large in amount, extent, or degree:
Of great consequence or importance.
Lofty; sublime; noble:
Difficult to undertake, surmount, or defeat:
(Physics) Designating or of a fundamental
Having a significant or powerful effect.
(Gram.) Designating or of the mood of a verb that expresses a command, strong request, or exhortation
Impressively large, sturdy, and enduring.
First in priority; more important than all others:
Of chief concern or importance:
On which something turns or depends; central, crucial, critical, etc.
Characterized by exaggerated stateliness; pretentious, as in speech or manner; self-important
Portentous means self-important.
Having the most importance, influence, or force:
Having greater weight; heavier.
Widely known; eminent:
Arousing fear or awe; formidable.
Of essential importance
Standing above others in rank, importance, or achievement.
Having or expressing a meaning:
Essential to effective military strategy
The first and last; the beginning and end.
That in which one is concerned or interested; concern; affair; interest.
Scope or importance
A person who sheds light on some subject or enlightens mankind; famous intellectual
A person of high rank or great importance
The state or quality of being material.
Events or experiences worthy of remembrance:
A pompous act, remark, etc.
The manner in which a person or thing is placed or posed, or the manner in which parts are arranged [a dog in a sitting position]; specif., any of various customary postures assumed by an individual [the lotus position] or a couple [the missionary position]
A person having great power; ruler; monarch
The act, right, or fact of preceding in time, order, rank, etc.
Priority is defined as that something or someone is more urgent or important than other things.
Any of the leaders of the Tammany Society
A pronounced feature or part; a highlight.
Excessively high regard for one's own importance or station; conceit.
(Law) The right of a party to bring a legal action, based on the relationship between that party and the matter to which the action relates.
A U-shaped piece of metal with sharp, pointed ends, driven into a surface to keep a hook, hasp, wire, etc. firmly in place
Development, growth, or level of attainment, esp. as worthy of esteem
The quality or condition of being urgent; pressing importance:
(Initialism) Very important person.
A quantity of something that may be purchased for a specified sum or by a specified means:
The quality or state of being important
- Significance implies an importance or momentousness because of a special meaning that may or may not be immediately apparent an event of significance
- Weight implies an estimation of the relative importance of something his word carries great weight with us
- Moment expresses this same idea of importance in effect with somewhat stronger force affairs of great moment
- Consequence , often interchangeable with the preceding, more specifically suggests importance with regard to outcome or result a disagreement of no consequence or resulting from social position a woman of consequence
- Importance , the broadest of these terms, implies greatness of worth, meaning, influence, etc. news of importance
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