Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Japanese translation of important

important

adjective
 
/ɪmˈpɔː·tənt/
A1 valuable, useful, or necessary
大切な
My family is very important to me.
B1 having a lot of power
地位の高い
an important person
(Definition of important from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “important” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

sling

to throw or drop something carelessly

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More