adjective. ['moʊˈmɛntəs'] of very great significance.
Words that Rhyme with Momentous
Example sentences of the word momentous
You'll scarcely find a home without wedding pictures since it is such a momentous event for families.
Quotes containing the word momentous
1. The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil.
- Francis Bacon
2. ...I sense that stepping into the light is also a powerful metaphor for consciousness, for the birth of the knowing mind, for the simple and yet momentous coming of the sense of self into the world of the mental.
- Antonio R. Damasio, The Feeling of What Happens: Body and Emotion in the Making of Consciousness