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Synonyms for import
ɪmˈpɔrt, -ˈpoʊrt, ˈɪm pɔrt, -poʊrt; ˈɪm pɔrt, -poʊrtim·port

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. import

    introduce, bring

    export, banish

  2. import

    purport, meaning, drift, tenor, significance

    statement, proceeding

Princeton's WordNet

  1. import, importationnoun

    commodities (goods or services) bought from a foreign country

    importee, consequence, moment, meaning, signification, significance, importing, importation, implication

    export, exportation

  2. import, importeenoun

    an imported person brought from a foreign country

    "the lead role was played by an import from Sweden"; "they are descendants of indentured importees"

    importee, consequence, moment, meaning, signification, significance, importation, implication

    export, exportation

  3. meaning, significance, signification, importnoun

    the message that is intended or expressed or signified

    "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"

    importee, consequence, moment, meaning, substance, signification, significance, importation, implication

    export, exportation

  4. significance, import, implicationnoun

    a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred

    "the significance of his remark became clear only later"; "the expectation was spread both by word and by implication"

    importee, consequence, moment, meaning, deduction, signification, significance, entailment, conditional relation, logical implication, importation, implication

    export, exportation

  5. consequence, import, momentverb

    having important effects or influence

    "decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself"; "virtue is of more moment than security"; "that result is of no consequence"

    consequence, instant, event, second, minute, bit, aftermath, present moment, effect, result, moment, signification, importee, meaning, implication, here and now, importation, mo, upshot, significance, issue, outcome

    exportation, export

  6. importverb

    bring in from abroad


    export, exportation

  7. importverb

    transfer (electronic data) into a database or document


    exportation, export

  8. spell, importverb

    indicate or signify

    "I'm afraid this spells trouble!"

    spell out, spell, write

    exportation, export

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. importverb

    bring into (a country from abroad)

  2. importverb

    imply, denote, purport, signify, betoken, mean

  3. importverb

    concern, be of importance to, be of consequence to, be of interest to

  4. importnoun

    signification, meaning, purport, sense, drift, gist, spirit, bearing, tenor, intention

  5. importnoun

    imported merchandise

  6. importnoun

    importance, consequence, weight, moment, significance

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How to use import in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    The 2.5 gigabyte exemption gives us quite a bit of headroom to import tariff-free cells.

  2. Miguel Ponce:

    The trade balance will likely remain the only source of hard currency income for the government, and with exports falling, that means the import restrictions will continue.

  3. Anis Majeed:

    If you calculate (oilseeds) ... altogether this year, we are expecting to import about 1.5 to 1.6 million tonnes, last year was a little less - about 1.2 million tonnes and our crop was better than this year.

  4. Francisco Jose Lloreda:

    The only way to stop the sharp drop in production is with more investment, from 2022, that's six years away, we will need to import crude to load refineries.

  5. Li Keqiang:

    For foreign products which meet Chinese consumer needs, we would open the door wider... We would lower overall import tariffs to the Chinese market.

Translations for import

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  • استيراد, استوردArabic
  • dovézt, dovoz, importCzech
  • Importgut, einführen, importieren, Einfuhr, Importware, ImportGerman
  • εισάγω, εισαγωγήGreek
  • importiEsperanto
  • importancia, importación, importar, significadoSpanish
  • importimaEstonian
  • tuontitavara, merkityksellisyys, tuonti, importti, tuoda, tärkeys, maahantuontiFinnish
  • importerFrench
  • susbaintScottish Gaelic
  • ייבואHebrew
  • importálHungarian
  • importareItalian
  • 輸入する, 輸入品, 輸入Japanese
  • 수입하다Korean
  • aféieren, importéierenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • import, importeren, gewicht, belang, invoer, invoeren, invoervergunningDutch
  • importar, importação, importância, importados, significânciaPortuguese
  • ввоз, импортировать, ввозить, импорт, ввезтиRussian
  • uvòziti, увести, ùvesti, импорт, увозити, увозница, uvoznica, uvoz, import, увозSerbo-Croatian
  • importera, föra in, införsel, importSwedish
  • นำเข้าThai
  • імпортувати, ввозити, ввезти, увозити, увезтиUkrainian
  • nhập cảng, nhập khẩuVietnamese
  • 进口Chinese

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