First, he emphasized the importance of the police and the need for new training and an end to broken windows tactics.Online Etymology Dictionary, 2010 Douglas Harper.

View in context, iN addition to the defects already enumerated in the existing federal system, there are others of not less importance, which concur in rendering it altogether unfit for the administration of the affairs of the Union.Milbrey entered, news of importance visibly animating her.

M Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Random House, Inc.Importance is the most general of these, assigning exceptional or notable value or influence to a person or thing: the importance of Einstein's discoveries.From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, jump to navigation, jump to search.