Synonyms for importantɪmˈpɔr tnt

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms and similiar words for the term important

Princeton's WordNet

  1. important, of import(adj)

    of great significance or value

    authoritative, important, crucial, significant, of import

    lightweight, immaterial, fiddling, indifferent, unimportant, uninfluential, little, piffling, piddling, modest, potty, lilliputian, inconsequent, nickel-and-dime, inconsequential, petty, small-time, footling, picayune, trivial, niggling

  2. significant, important(adj)

    important in effect or meaning

    substantial, significant, meaning(a), of import, pregnant, important, authoritative, crucial

    footling, immaterial, piffling, lilliputian, unimportant, small-time, nickel-and-dime, modest, inconsequent, little, niggling, inconsequential, fiddling, lightweight, trivial, piddling, uninfluential, indifferent, potty, petty, picayune

  3. crucial, important(adj)

    of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis

    essential, all important(p), all-important(a), significant, of import, important, authoritative, crucial, of the essence(p)

    piddling, potty, inconsequential, small-time, lightweight, trivial, fiddling, piffling, immaterial, nickel-and-dime, little, lilliputian, inconsequent, niggling, uninfluential, indifferent, modest, petty, picayune, unimportant, footling

  4. authoritative, important(adj)

    having authority or ascendancy or influence

    authorised, significant, classic, authorized, of import, important, crucial, authoritative, definitive, classical

    uninfluential, little, trivial, unimportant, footling, potty, niggling, modest, nickel-and-dime, inconsequent, picayune, small-time, piddling, inconsequential, immaterial, petty, indifferent, fiddling, lightweight, piffling, lilliputian

  5. important(adj)

    having or suggesting a consciousness of high position

    authoritative, crucial, significant, of import

    nickel-and-dime, inconsequent, small-time, inconsequential, piffling, fiddling, little, trivial, indifferent, niggling, modest, potty, footling, petty, piddling, immaterial, lilliputian, picayune, lightweight, uninfluential, unimportant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. important(a.)

    weighty, momentous, grave, serious, material, significant, of importance, of moment, of great weight

Translations for important

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for important »


Find a translation for the important synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these important synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"important." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 9 Oct. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good synonym for important?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for important:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.