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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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Sense: Adjective: significant
Synonyms:
significant , considerable , big , consequential, earthshaking (informal), earth-shattering (informal), essential , influential , crucial , key , major , main , decisive , momentous, necessary , weighty, monumental, determining, of major significance, of great importance, of great import, urgent
Antonyms:
inconsequential, unimportant, slight , negligible , inconsiderable, minor , secondary, nonessential, paltry, petty , powerless, niggling, small-fry (slang), piffling, nominal
Sense: Adjective: relevant
Synonyms:
relevant , pertinent, germane, material , of concern, of interest, to the point, on-topic, significant , meaningful
Antonyms:
irrelevant , insignificant, trivial , of no concern, unrelated, inconsequential, off-topic, immaterial, meaningless
Sense: Adjective: eminent
Synonyms:
prominent , eminent, illustrious, influential , leading , great , notable , distinguished, powerful , high-powered, high-ranking, prestigious, noteworthy , noted , honored, honoured (UK), grand , esteemed, top , foremost , big , big-league (US), big-name (informal)
Antonyms:
obscure , unknown , anonymous, unrecognized, lightweight, unremarkable, minor-league, upstart, has-been, dishonored, disgraced, lowly
Sense: Adjective: pompous
Synonyms:
self-important, pompous, pretentious, overblown, snobby, snobbish, snooty, arrogant , conceited , stuck-up (informal), high-and-mighty, superior , bigheaded (informal), big-headed (informal), haughty , full of yourself, egotistic, egotistical, egoistic, egoistical, grandiose

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