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:

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.) ...
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 Technologies ...
Junk Food News - Meaning of The Term
... As the leader of Project Censored, he had frequently faulted the media for ignoring important stories ... says Jensen, editors 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 ... 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 presidential palace ...
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 ... City played important role because of two airports in its near distance ...

More definitions of "important":

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

Famous quotes containing the word important:

    Remember that the peer group is important to young adolescents, and there’s nothing wrong with that. Parents are often just as important, however. Don’t give up on the idea that you can make a difference.
    —The Lions Clubs International and the Quest Nation. The Surprising Years, I, ch.5 (1985)

    It is strange but true that although we may have learned all sorts of important facts while raising our own children, when we become grandparents we still tend to forget a whole lot of things we knew.
    Eda Le Shan (20th century)

    Minimize, eliminate, delegate, and routinize. Decide what’s important and forget the rest
    Donna N. Douglass (20th century)