Important

  • (adj): Important in effect or meaning.
    Synonyms: significant
    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 ...
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 population over 60 ... 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 ... claimed that other stories were more important, and bolstered this claim with ad hominem comments directed against him ... real issue isn't censorship—but 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 ... de Zañartu began construction on the Calicanto Bridge, one of the most important architectural works of the entire colonial period in Chile ... 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): Of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis.
    Synonyms: crucial
  • (adj): Having authority or ascendancy or influence.
    Example: "An important official"
    Synonyms: authoritative
  • (adj): Of great significance or value.
    Example: "Important people"; "the important questions of the day"
    Synonyms: of import
  • (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"

Famous quotes containing the word important:

    It may be tempting to focus on the fact that, even among those who support equality, men’s involvement as fathers remains a far distance from what most women want and most children need. Yet it is also important to acknowledge how far and how fast many men have moved towards a pattern that not long ago virtually all men considered anathema.
    Katherine Gerson (20th century)

    I hold that the parentheses are by far the most important parts of a non-business letter.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    One of the most important things we adults can do for young children is to model the kind of person we would like them to be.
    Carol B. Hillman (20th century)