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"
    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 Croatia with ... City played important role because of two airports in its near distance ...
Junk Food News - Meaning of The Term
... Project Censored, he had frequently faulted the media for ignoring important stories ... response, says Jensen, editors claimed that other stories were more important, and bolstered this claim with ad hominem comments directed against him ... 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 ... construction on the Calicanto Bridge, one of the most important architectural works of the entire colonial period in Chile ... Agustín de Jáuregui hired the Italian architect Joaquín Toesca to design, among other important works, the facade of the Santiago Metropolitan Cathedral and La Moneda, the ...
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, Ness Technologies ...

More definitions of "important":

  • (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
  • (adj): Of great significance or value.
    Example: "Important people"; "the important questions of the day"
    Synonyms: of import

Famous quotes containing the word important:

    Before one is successful that is before any one is ready to pay money for anything you do then you are certain that every word you have written is an important word to have written and that any word you have written is as important as any other word and you keep everything you have written with great care.
    Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)

    The more important the title, the more self-important the person, the greater the amount of time spent on the Eastern shuttle, the more suspicious the man and the less vitality in the organization.
    Jane O’Reilly, U.S. feminist and humorist. The Girl I Left Behind, ch. 5 (1980)

    What is important for kids to learn is that no matter how much money they have, earn, win, or inherit, they need to know how to spend it, how to save it, and how to give it to others in need. This is what handling money is about, and this is why we give kids an allowance.
    Barbara Coloroso (20th century)