Important

  • (adj): Of great significance or value.
    Example: "Important people"; "the important questions of the day"
    Synonyms: of import
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on important:

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, Embarcadero ...
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
... Censored, 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 him ... rather a difference of opinion as to what information is important to publish or broadcast ...
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 ... Luis Manuel de Zañartu began construction on the Calicanto Bridge, one of the most important architectural works of the entire colonial period in Chile ... the Italian architect Joaquín Toesca to design, among other important works, the facade of the Santiago Metropolitan Cathedral and La Moneda, the ...
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 Croatia with ... City played important role because of two airports in its near distance ...

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): Important in effect or meaning.
    Synonyms: significant
  • (adj): Of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis.
    Synonyms: crucial

Famous quotes containing the word important:

    The most important gift anyone can give a girl is a belief in her own power as an individual, her value without reference to gender, her respect as a person with potential.
    Emilie Buchwald (20th century)

    Men who want to support women in our struggle for freedom and justice should understand that it is not terrifically important to us that they learn to cry; it is important to us that they stop the crimes of violence against us.
    Andrea Dworkin (b. 1946)

    Femininity appears to be one of those pivotal qualities that is so important no one can define it.
    Caroline Bird (b. 1915)