Influential definitions

ĭn'flo͝o-ĕn'shəl
Having or exercising influence.
adjective
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One that is of considerable importance or influence.

Sought the advice of policy influentials.

noun
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Having or exerting influence, esp. great influence; powerful; effective.
adjective
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The definition of influential is someone or something that has an impact on or shapes how people act or how things occur.

A person who convinces others to listen and do what he suggests is an example of an influential person.

adjective
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A person who has influence.
noun
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Having or exerting influence.

John Lennon was a very influential person in music, as well as in politics, fashion and general culture.

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