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all-im·por·tant

(ôl′ĭm-pôr′tnt)
adj.
Of the greatest importance; crucial.

all′-im·por′tance n.
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all-important

adj
crucial; vital
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all′-impor′tant



adj.
vitally important; essential.
[1830–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.all-important - of the greatest importanceall-important - of the greatest importance; "the all-important subject of disarmament"; "crucial information"; "in chess cool nerves are of the essence"
important, of import - of great significance or value; "important people"; "the important questions of the day"
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all-important

adjective essential, central, significant, key, necessary, vital, critical, crucial, pivotal, momentous, consequential those all-important formative years
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Translations

all-important

[ˈɔːlɪmˈpɔːtənt] ADJde primera or de suma importancia
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all-important

[ˌɔːlɪmˈpɔːtnt] adjcruciale, fondamentale, importantissimo/a
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