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Synonyms for significant
sɪgˈnɪf ɪ kəntsig·nif·i·cant

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. significant

    expressive, momentous, suggestive, indicative, forcible, weighty, symbolical, telling, speaking

    inexpressive, meaningless, expressionless, unindicative, mute

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  1. significant, importantadjective

    important in effect or meaning

    "a significant change in tax laws"; "a significant change in the Constitution"; "a significant contribution"; "significant details"; "statistically significant"

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

    inconsiderable, trivial, slight, fragile, hole-and-corner, flimsy, meaningless, thin, insignificant, inappreciable, superficial, nonsignificant, light, hole-in-corner, nonmeaningful, unimportant, tenuous

  2. significant, substantialadjective

    fairly large

    "won by a substantial margin"

    substantial, square, hearty, real, pregnant, important, material, substantive, solid, meaning(a), strong, satisfying

    inappreciable, hole-in-corner, light, slight, fragile, thin, nonsignificant, meaningless, flimsy, inconsiderable, nonmeaningful, tenuous, unimportant, trivial, hole-and-corner, insignificant, superficial

  3. significantadjective

    too closely correlated to be attributed to chance and therefore indicating a systematic relation

    "the interaction effect is significant at the .01 level"; "no significant difference was found"

    meaning(a), important, substantial, pregnant

    light, inconsiderable, hole-in-corner, unimportant, insignificant, superficial, tenuous, nonmeaningful, trivial, flimsy, inappreciable, slight, thin, fragile, meaningless, nonsignificant, hole-and-corner

  4. meaning(a), pregnant, significantadjective

    rich in significance or implication

    "a meaning look"

    hole-in-corner, nonsignificant, nonmeaningful, hole-and-corner, fragile, unimportant, trivial, inconsiderable, meaningless, slight, inappreciable, superficial, flimsy, thin, insignificant, light, tenuous

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  1. particular

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. significantadjective

    betokening, indicative, expressive, pregnant with meaning

  2. significantadjective

    important, weighty, momentous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 2 votes

  1. significantadjective

    momentous, important, indicative, significative

    insignificant, unimportant, meaningless

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  1. Girard Gibbs:

    This year, Russia has experienced a significant financial crisis, oil prices have plummeted and the rouble has lost more than half its value. Meanwhile, the fund's investment in Russian bonds has remained significant.

  2. Fabrizio Gallo:

    Henry played a significant role in building a leading franchise for our Americas equities business and navigating the firm through significant changes in our sector, he embodies the core values of the firm and has set an example in delivering excellence to our clients.

  3. Albert Einstein:

    The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level of thinking we were at when we created them.

  4. Norman Cousins:

    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.

  5. Paul Klee:

    When looking at any significant work of art, remember that a more significant one probably has had to be sacrificed.

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