Importance definition

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The quality or condition of being important; significance.
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Personal status; standing.

People of great importance.

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(obsolete) Meaning; import.
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(obsolete) Importunity.
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A matter or consequence.
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Import, or meaning.
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The definition of importance is the significance of a person, thing or idea.

An example of importance is bringing a swim suit to a pool party if you want to swim.

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Importunity.
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The quality or condition of being important or worthy of note.
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The state or quality of being important; significance; consequence.
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Origin of importance

  • From Middle French importance, from Medieval Latin importantia

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