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  • 1 importance — importance, consequence, moment, weight, significance, import are comparable when they denote the quality or the character or the state of someone or something that impresses others as of great or sometimes eminent worth, value, or influence.… …

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  • 2 Importance — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Importance >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 importance importance consequence moment prominence consideration mark materialness GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 import import significance concern …

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  • 3 importance — /im pawr tns/, n. 1. the quality or state of being important; consequence; significance. 2. important position or standing; personal or social consequence. 3. consequential air or manner: an air of bustling importance. 4. Obs. an important matter …

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  • 4 importance — im•por•tance [[t]ɪmˈpɔr tns[/t]] n. 1) the quality or state of being important; significance 2) Obs. an important matter 3) Obs. importunity 4) Obs. import; meaning • syn: importance, consequence, significance, moment refer to something valuable …

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  • 5 importance — noun Date: 1508 1. a. the quality or state of being important ; consequence b. an important aspect or bearing ; significance 2. obsolete import, meaning 3. obsolete importunity …

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  • 6 importance —    Ano nui, waiwai.   Thing of importance, mea nui.   Limited importance, ōpū uku uku, kaupalena ia …

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  • 7 by-thing — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a thing of little importance …

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  • 8 The Importance of Being Earnest — For other uses, see The Importance of Being Earnest (disambiguation). The Importance of Being Earnest The original production of The Importance of Being Earnest in 1895 with Allan Aynesworth as Algernon (left) and George Alexander as Jack (right) …

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  • 9 a thing — a thing, etc Not at all, not one, etc ● devil * * * a thing : ↑anything used in negative statements I can t see a thing [=I can see nothing] without my glasses on. The guests will be here soon, and I don t have a thing (that is appropriate) to… …

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  • 10 Winning isn't everything; it's the only thing — Winning isn’t everything; it’s the only thing is a well known quote in sports. It exemplifies a form of unfettered competitiveness that has permeated American sports. Its assertion about the importance of winning has been touted as a basic tenet… …

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  • 11 The Real Thing (play) — Infobox Play name = The Real Thing image size = caption = writer = Tom Stoppard characters = Annie Henry Charlotte Billy Debbie Brodie Max setting = premiere = 1982 place = London, England orig lang = English subject = genre = Drama web =… …

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  • 12 It's Our Thing — Infobox Album Name = It s Our Thing Type = Album Artist = The Isley Brothers Released = 1969 Recorded = A R Studios, New York, 1969 Genre = Funk/soul Label = T Neck/Buddah Records Length = N/A Producer = The Isley Brothers Reviews = Last album =… …

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  • 13 make a big thing of —    If you attach a lot of importance to something, or make it a special occasion, you make a big thing of it.     It s Jack s birthday but he doesn t want to make a big thing of it, so please don t mention it …

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  • 14 mean a thing, not —  Be of no importance …

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  • 15 Sindhi language media in Pakistan — Sindh, the second largest province in Pakistan, is a province of many distinctions. It is the most urbanized province with 43% of people living in urban areas, and is the province with the highest literacy rate.indhi as a languageUrdu is the… …

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  • 16 Religious Life — • Overview and evangelical ideas on what makes up religious life Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Religious Life     Religious Life      …

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  • 17 giant — gi•ant [[t]ˈdʒaɪ ənt[/t]] n. 1) myt (in folklore) a being with human form but superhuman size and strength 2) a person or thing of unusually great size or power 3) a person or thing of extraordinary importance, achievement, etc.: one of the… …

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  • 18 worth — worth1 [wʉrth] n. [ME < OE weorth, akin to weorthian, to honor, Ger wert, worth, werden, to become < IE * wert , to turn: see VERSE] 1. material value, esp. as expressed in terms of money or some other medium of exchange 2. that quality of… …

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  • 19 trifle — noun 1) we needn t bother the principal over such trifles Syn: unimportant thing, trivial thing, triviality, thing of no importance, thing of no consequence, bagatelle, inessential, nothing; technicality, nonissue; (trifles) trivia, minutiae,… …

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  • 20 nothing — n. & adv. n. 1 not anything (nothing has been done; have nothing to do). 2 no thing (often foll. by compl.: I see nothing that I want; can find nothing useful). 3 a a person or thing of no importance or concern; a trivial event or remark (was… …

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