significancenoun [ U ]uk /sɪɡˈnɪf.ɪ.kəns/ us /sɪɡˈnɪf.ə.kəns/
significance noun [ U ] (IMPORTANCE)
- They were offered a few cosmetic improvements to their working conditions, but nothing of significance.
- And what might be the underlying significance of these supposedly random acts of violence?
- His work is of great significance to historians.
- We should not overestimate the significance of his influence.