Important synonyms and antonyms

ĭm-pôr'tnt

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Much or large
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Important; momentous
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Being essential or decisive for determining the outcome or future of something; extremely important.
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The definition of momentous is an important moment or something important.
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The definition of imperative is something that has authority or is absolutely necessary.
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First in rank or importance; leading
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Highest in rank, power, or authority:
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Of great importance, use, or service:
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Full of unspecifiable significance; exciting wonder and awe:
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Required by obligation, compulsion, or convention:
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Weighty; said usually of things
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Inclined to find fault or criticize; fastidious; captious; censorious; exacting.
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That is or has to do with principal
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The definition of prestigious is someone or something that is highly respected or esteemed.
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The definition of famous is someone or something that is very well known by a lot of people.
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Attracting or worthy of notice, especially for being unusual or extraordinary:
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Partaking of aristocracy; befitting aristocracy; characteristic of, or originating with, the aristocracy.
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Great in amount or quantity
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Worthy of coverage on the front page of a newspaper:
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Grand and stately in appearance; majestic:
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Having a wide range, extent, influence, or effect
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Of or relating to primary stress.
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Meaningful or purposeful in current society or culture:
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Calling for immediate attention; urgent
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Dignified or noble, as in appearance or effect:
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Something which is important or significant
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Having or exerting influence.
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Widely known; eminent:
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Relevant
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Having little or no meaning.
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Essential to effective military strategy
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Of that which makes a strong impression.
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Belonging to the past; historical (see note below)
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Not important; insignificant or petty.
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Determining or closely affecting what comes next; critically important; crucial
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Requiring serious thought; momentous:
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Extensive in time or distance:
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Requiring great attention or concern; very serious:
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Showing or conveying meaning, especially without words:
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(Mining) Large; capacious; said of veins of ore.
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Calling for haste, immediate action, etc.; grave; pressing
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Not known; unfamiliar:
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Relevant
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(Informal) That is a smash
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Of great importance; serious; grave
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Outstanding
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The definition of illustrious is someone well-known and respected for skill in a particular field.
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Respected, having received honor.
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Having or exercising influence
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Magnificent and impressive because of appearance, size, stateliness or dignity.
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The definition of distinctive is a quality or characteristic that is unique to a person or thing.
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The definition of trivial is insignificant, or of no importance.
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Having much weight; very heavy; ponderous
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of great significance or value
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Worthy of being remembered mentally or in writing.
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Having a wide scope, effect, influence, etc.; far-reaching; comprehensive
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The definition of notable is something or unusual, or something or someone worth noting and paying attention to.
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Characterized by excellence or distinction; eminent:
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Highly exceptional; remarkable:
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Prominent; distinguished; conspicuous
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Distinguished; well-known; renowned; eminent
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(Computing, of a programming language) Consisting of relatively natural language-like commands and mathematical notations which, after compilation or interpretation, become a set of machine language instructions.
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Endowed with one or more talents.
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(Cricket) Of, or relating to a first class match.
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(US) (by extension) large or important
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(Of an optical instrument) Capable of a large magnification
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Not following from premises or evidence; illogical.
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Well-known and respected, especially for achievement in a particular field:
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Of or characteristic of an epoch.
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The definition of pompous is someone who has excessive self-esteem.
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Superior to or notable above all others; outstanding.
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The definition of serious is showing deep thought, not joking, or a situation that requires careful thought.
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Being a substance that is required for normal functioning but does not need to be included in the diet because of the body's ability to synthesize it from other nutrients:
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Not solid or heavy; flimsy; light
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Of acknowledged accuracy or excellence; highly reliable:
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The definition of important is having great significance or consequence.
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Of or performing a lead in a theatrical production:
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Used as a signal or in signaling
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Respected, having respect or admiration from others.
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Presuming to be or suggesting that one is morally or socially better than others; disdainful or supercilious.
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(Idiomatic) Very good; of the highest quality.
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Of one or the same color, material, or consistency throughout
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Of superlative quality:
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Eminent; said usually of persons
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The definition of related is being associated with.
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Difficult to understand.
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Weighty; said usually of things
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Eminent; said usually of persons
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Without worth or merit; useless, valueless, etc.
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of great significance or value
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Slow or difficult to manage, especially because of complexity:
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Most important or significant; main; principal
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Requiring immediate action; pressing:
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Widely recognized or acclaimed; famous:
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Small in size; not big, large, or great
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Limited in importance or significance; trivial:
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Having an intense or offensive effect on the senses:
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Having or showing dignity or stateliness
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Lacking strength or power; helpless and totally ineffectual.
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Easy to see or perceive; obvious
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(Computing, not comparable) Generally recognised; reserved for some usual purpose.
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Weighty; said usually of things
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Weighty; said usually of things
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Weighty; said usually of things
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