Important and Little


Important adjective - Having great meaning or lasting effect.
Usage example: the discovery of penicillin was a very important event in the history of medicine

Little is an antonym for important in topics: valuable, eminent.


Little adjective - Lacking importance.
Usage example: there were just a few little details left to take care of

Important is an antonym for little in topics: unimportant, amount, narrow-minded, not important.

Nearby Word: littleness

Both words in one sentence

  • Manga / Futaba-kun Change! Important Haircut: Futaba cuts his hair as apology Misaki; female-Futaba is also similarly hairless and Futaba has to wear a wig for a little while after as it grows back.
  • Another very important reason is that MP3 decoders are very efficient: They use very little CPU time and very little memory, and can run on very small hardware, i.e.
    Source: MP3
  • Film / Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Serious Business: The whole world goes a little mad searching for the Golden Tickets: Stanley Kael: We must remember there are many more important things, many more important things .
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