important

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪmˈpɔːrtənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪmˈpɔrtnt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(im pôrtnt)


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important

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. important [contacts, information, details, numbers, dates]
  2. is a very important [person, man, figure]
  3. is an important [part, aspect] of
  4. has an important [role, place] in
  5. have important information [about, regarding]
  6. have (got) something important to tell you
  7. is important to me
  8. is important for [survival, growth, our chances]
  9. important to [note, understand, remember]
  10. important that you [go, try, do, finish]
  11. is important because
  12. is important in [cooking, building, swimming]
  13. write down the important [dates, names]
  14. [omit, leave out, forget] important details
  15. is the [most, least] important
  16. (far) more important than [thought, expected, predicted]
  17. what [could be, is] more important than
  18. [particularly, increasingly, extremely, especially] important that
  19. makes him feel important
  20. don't worry, it wasn't important
  21. is not important [anymore, right now]
  22. was it anything important?
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