Important

  • (adj): Important in effect or meaning.
    Synonyms: significant
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on important:

Velika Gorica - History
... It was called Andautonia and it was important Roman port on Sava river and city on roads connecting Siscia with Emona and Poetovio ... The 20th century was by far most important one in history of Velika Gorica as it grew from a small village of 2,871 inhabitants to an important and one of the largest cities in ... City played important role because of two airports in its near distance ...
Chania - Economy
... Other important products include wine, avocados, dairy etc ... Nowadays the tertiary sector is becoming more and more important for the locals, since an increasing number of them are participating in the business ... An important centre of the economic activities in the town is the Chania Chamber of Commerce and Industry (E.B.E.X.) ...
Junk Food News - Meaning of The Term
... he had frequently faulted the media for ignoring important stories ... In response, says Jensen, editors claimed that other stories were more important, and bolstered this claim with ad hominem comments directed against ... issue isn't censorship—but rather a difference of opinion as to what information is important to publish or broadcast ...
Iași - Economy
... Iași is an important economic centre in Romania ... The most important sectors are related to education, health care, banking, research, culture, government and tourism ... The city is an important information technology sector centre, with the presence of several international companies, such as Amazon.com, Bitdefender, Continental VDO ...
History - Colonial Santiago
... These early settlers constructed the first important buildings in the city, including the first Cathedral in 1561 and the Church of San Francisco, built in 1618 ... corregidor Luis Manuel de Zañartu began construction on the Calicanto Bridge, one of the most important architectural works of the entire colonial period in ... hired the Italian architect Joaquín Toesca to design, among other important works, the facade of the Santiago Metropolitan Cathedral and La Moneda, the presidential palace ...

More definitions of "important":

  • (adj): Having or suggesting a consciousness of high position.
    Example: "Recited the decree with an important air"; "took long important strides in the direction of his office"
  • (adj): Having authority or ascendancy or influence.
    Example: "An important official"
    Synonyms: authoritative
  • (adj): Of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis.
    Synonyms: crucial
  • (adj): Of great significance or value.
    Example: "Important people"; "the important questions of the day"
    Synonyms: of import

Famous quotes containing the word important:

    A society that has made “nostalgia” a marketable commodity on the cultural exchange quickly repudiates the suggestion that life in the past was in any important way better than life today.
    Christopher Lasch (b. 1932)

    Statecraft is soulcraft. Just as all education is moral education because learning conditions conduct, much legislation is moral legislation because it conditions the action and the thought of the nation in broad and important spheres of life.
    George F. Will (b. 1941)

    The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such.
    André Maurois (1885–1967)