Meaning of IMPORTANCE in English



the quality or state of being of notable worth or influence

persons of national and worldwide importance

Synonyms: consequence, import, magnitude, moment, momentousness, pith, significance, ||signification, weight, weightiness

Related Word: conspicuousness; distinction, eminence, mark, prominence, salience; notability, note, noteworthiness, reputation, standing; substance, value, worth, worthiness; gravity, seriousness

Contrasted words: inconsequence, insignificance, paltriness, pettiness, triviality

Antonyms: unimportance

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