Importance and Insignificance


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Importance noun – The quality or state of being important.
Usage example: a final exam has great importance

Insignificance is an antonym for importance in topics: prominence, significance.
Nearby Words: important, import, importing, importantly, importation
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Insignificance noun – The quality or state of being unimportant.
Usage example: a tabloid newspaper devoted to people and events of astonishing insignificance

Importance is an antonym for insignificance in topics: unimportance, significance.
Nearby Words: insignificant, insignificancy, insignificantly
Antonyms for Insignificance
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Insignificance and Importance. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 23, from
Importance & Insignificance. N.p., 2016. Web. 23 May. 2022. <>.
Insignificance or Importance. 2016. Accessed May 23, 2022.

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