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1. significant

adjective. ['səgˈnɪfɪkənt, sɪgˈnɪfɪkənt'] important in effect or meaning.

Synonyms

  • notable
  • meaningful
  • telling
  • remarkable
  • noteworthy
  • important
  • major
  • profound
  • large
  • epochal
  • evidential
  • world-shaking
  • probative
  • epoch-making
  • of import
  • probatory
  • prodigious
  • earthshaking
  • noteworthy
  • fundamental
  • monumental
  • operative
  • portentous
  • world-shattering
  • evidentiary
  • momentous

Antonyms

  • meaningless
  • insignificant
  • mild
  • shallow

Etymology

  • significans (Latin)

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Rhymes with Significant

  • arrogant
  • constant
  • current
  • current
  • different
  • different
  • important
  • independent
  • recent
  • self-dormant
  • significant
  • unimportant
  • unpleasant
  • unrepentant
  • unrepentant

How do you pronounce significant?

Pronounce significant as sɪgˈnɪfɪkənt.

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How do you spell significant? Is it signifigant ?

A common misspelling of significant is signifigant

Sentences with significant


1. Adjective
In some instances, heart palpitations are a sign of significant heart trouble.

Quotes about significant


1. Nobody can predict the future. You just have to give your all to the relationship you're in and do your best to take care of your partner, communicate and give them every last drop of love you have. I think one of the most important things in a relationship is caring for your significant other through good times and bad.
- Nick Cannon

2. I think of art, at its most significant, as a DEW line, a Distant Early Warning system that can always be relied on to tell the old culture what is beginning to happen to it.
- Marshall McLuhan

3. The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started.
- Norman Cousins

2. significant

adjective. ['səgˈnɪfɪkənt, sɪgˈnɪfɪkənt'] fairly large.

Synonyms

  • substantial

Antonyms

  • inconsequence
  • meaninglessness

Etymology

  • significans (Latin)

3. significant

adjective. ['səgˈnɪfɪkənt, sɪgˈnɪfɪkənt'] rich in significance or implication.

Synonyms

  • meaning
  • pregnant

Antonyms

  • unimportance
  • unscholarly
  • superficial

Etymology

  • significans (Latin)
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