HyperDic: importance

English > 2 senses of the word importance:
NOUNattributeimportancethe quality of being important and worthy of note
stateimportance, grandnessa prominent status
importance > pronunciation
Soundsihmpao'rtahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > importance: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being important and worthy of note.
Example"the importance of a well-balanced diet"
Attributesimportant, of importOf great significance / significance or value
unimportantnot important
NarroweraccountImportance or value
big dealAnything of great importance or consequence
essentiality, essentialnessBasic importance
greatness, illustriousnessThe property possessed by something or someone of outstanding importance or eminence
magnituderelative importance
momentousnessutmost importance
prominencerelative importance
significanceThe quality of being significant / significant / significant
urgencypressing importance requiring speedy action
weight, weightinessThe relative importance granted to something
BroadervalueThe quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable
OppositeunimportanceThe quality of not being important or worthy of note
Spanishimportancia
Catalanimportància
Adjectivesimportantof great significance / significance or value
importantof extreme / extreme importance
importantimportant in effect or meaning / meaning
English > importance: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningA prominent status.
Example"a person of importance"
Synonymgrandness
Narroweremphasis, accentSpecial importance or significance / significance
primacyThe state of being first in importance
Broaderstandingsocial or financial or professional status or reputation
Spanishgrandeza, importancia, prestigio, relevancia
Catalangrandesa, importància, prestigi
Adjectivesimportanthaving authority or ascendancy or influence

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