importance definition

  • noun:
    • the high quality or problem of being crucial; value.
    • private standing; standing.
    • Obsolete An important matter.
    • Obsolete Meaning; import.
    • Obsolete Importunity.
    • The quality or condition of being essential or worthy of note
    • value or importance
    • individual standing or standing
    • the standard or condition of being essential; consequence; body weight; moment; significance.
    • topic; matter.
    • Import; definition; relevance.
    • Importunity; solicitation.
    • The quality of having much import or moment; consequence; concernment; momentousness.
    • Personal effect or consideration; standing; self-esteem; personal or general public place.
    • Pretentiousness; pompousness: because, he moved in with an air of great significance.
    • Significance; definition; import.
    • A matter of weight or moment.
    • [Cf. important, 3.] Importunity; urgency.
    • a prominent status
    • the grade of becoming crucial and worthy of note

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