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ˈvaɪt lvi·tal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. critical, vitaladjective

    urgently needed; absolutely necessary

    "a critical element of the plan"; "critical medical supplies"; "vital for a healthy society"; "of vital interest"

    decisive, lively, full of life, critical, life-sustaining

    dead, unanimated, unessential, inessential, dispensable

  2. vital, life-sustainingadjective

    performing an essential function in the living body

    "vital organs"; "blood and other vital fluids"; "the loss of vital heat in shock"; "a vital spot"; "life-giving love and praise"

    life-sustaining, lively, critical, full of life

    inessential, unessential, dead, dispensable, unanimated

  3. full of life, lively, vitaladjective

    full of spirit

    "a dynamic full of life woman"; "a vital and charismatic leader"; "this whole lively world"

    spanking, live, resilient, lively, springy, bouncy, snappy, brisk, racy, critical, life-sustaining, merry, zippy, full of life, rattling, alert

    dispensable, inessential, unessential, dead, unanimated

  4. vitaladjective

    manifesting or characteristic of life

    "a vital, living organism"; "vital signs"

    life-sustaining, lively, critical, full of life

    inessential, dead, unanimated, unessential, dispensable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vitaladjective

    essential, indispensable, very necessary

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  1. David Cameron:

    If ... we can stay in a reformed Europe, you know what you get, you know that the borders stay in Calais, you know that we have a seat determining the rules when it comes to the future of Europe, you know we have that vital information whether it's about terrorists or criminals traveling around Europe because we are part of those organizations.

  2. Jaya Murthy:

    We are seeing them (innovations) being picked up by other countries because of the potential they offer to really significantly move the needle in terms of improving access to vital services.

  3. National Restaurant Association:

    The National Restaurant Association’s vital that restaurants continue to have the freedom to choose what works best for their business and their workforce to keep the industry thriving as a leading jobs creator for our country, the no-tip model remains a limited concept with a handful of restaurants testing it nationwide.

  4. The FA:

    The fans have played a vital and impactful role in helping to stop the European Super League from happening, and we understand their frustrations, however, we cannot condone the violent and criminal behavior that took place before the scheduled Manchester United vs Liverpool match, which the FA is now investigating.

  5. Kris Kobach:

    They play a vital role on being the eyes and ears of the federal government, most of the arrests by ICE in the past would come from local law enforcement.

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