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:

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 ... Joaquín Toesca to design, among other important works, the facade of the Santiago Metropolitan Cathedral and La Moneda, the presidential palace ...
Junk Food News - Meaning of The Term
... of Project 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 ... 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 ...
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 ... 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.) ...

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): Important in effect or meaning.
    Synonyms: significant

Famous quotes containing the word important:

    “A man has got to keep his extrication.
    The important thing is not to get bogged down
    In what he has to do to earn a living....”
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    The Freudian theory is one of the most important foundation stones for an edifice to be built by future generations, the dwelling of a freer and wiser humanity.
    Thomas Mann (1875–1955)

    The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds some important benefit.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)