Translation of "important" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

important

adjective uk us /ɪmˈpɔː.tənt/ US  /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ənt/

necessary or of great value

必需的;重要的;珍贵的
I think his career is more important to him than I am. 我觉得对他而言,我不如他的事业重要。
It's important for children to learn to get on with each other. 孩子们必须学会彼此友好相处。
The important thing is to keep the heat low or the sugar will burn. 重要的是热度要低,否则糖就会烧焦。
He's not amazingly handsome, but he's nice and that's more important. 他并不十分英俊,但他人很好,那才是更重要的。
→ Opposite unimportant

having great effect or influence

重大的;很有影响的
He was one of the most important writers of that period. 他是那个时期最具影响力的作家之一。
an important person/decision 重要人物/决定
importantly uk us /ɪmˈpɔː.tənt.li/ US  /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ənt-/ adverb

If we served more soft drinks, there would be fewer hangovers and, more importantly, fewer drink-driving incidents. 如果我们多上些软饮料,就会少一些宿醉,更重要的是,酒后驾车也会少一些。

(Translation of “important” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)