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These were important things not because the other things were unimportant. Christianity Today (2000)The game becomes totally unimportant when that happens. The Sun (2013)What seems unimportant now could soon become central to your existence. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is more likely because the deficiencies are relatively unimportant or because there are some offsetting benefits. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)The fact that it is of variable potency seems to be unimportant in practice. The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)Initially tax relief was relatively unimportant because most people did not pay income tax. Home-ownership - differentiation and fragmentation (1990)The distinction between body and soul seemed unimportant here. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)The worst choice here would be to present something unimportant in such a way as to invite argument. Training with N.L.P. (1994)Standards may have to be raised or dropped and a blind eye turned to unimportant differences of habit and behaviour. Get the Best out of the Rest of Your Life (1990)It doesn't matter how small or unimportant it seems. The Sun (2010)They are confusing, exhausting and often about completely unimportant things. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If we are working on something unimportant, we are showing bad judgment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's been a week of finding tiny unimportant things indicative of larger ones that do matter. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Conditions change: and suddenly the overlooked and unimportant becomes central and vital. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Compared with this core relationship, childcare is relatively unimportant. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Actually, you may well have neglected to mention certain things you thought unimportant. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I took the view that my own fortunes were relatively unimportant. Ford Madox Ford (1990)No cricket country in the world pays less attention to the important things and more to the unimportant things when addressing the question of cricket. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It's not the small and unimportant details of life but a broader perspective that allows you to move ahead more quickly. The Sun (2016)Your partner might have difficulty thinking of an example for the bottom few; it can be hard for something we consider unimportant. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A DON'T sweat about the small unimportant stuff. The Sun (2012)Very often these changes can be triggered by seemingly unimportant things, but the effects colour our whole outlook for as long as the mood lasts. M.E. and You - a self-help plan (1988)Once you focus on them, you'll wonder why you allowed yourself to become obsessed by something so unimportant. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: unimportant /ˌʌnɪmˈpɔːtnt/ ADJECTIVE
If you describe something or someone as unimportant, you mean that they do not have much effect or value, and are therefore not worth considering.
The difference in their ages seemed unimportant.
- American English: unimportant
- Arabic: غَيْرُ هَامّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: sem importância
- Chinese: 不重要的
- Croatian: nevažan
- Czech: nedůležitý
- Danish: uvigtig
- Dutch: onbelangrijk
- European Spanish: sin importancia
- Finnish: vähäpätöinen
- French: futile
- German: unwichtig
- Greek: επουσιώδης
- Italian: trascurabile
- Japanese: 重要でない
- Korean: 중요하지 않은
- Norwegian: uviktig
- Polish: nieważny
- European Portuguese: sem importância
- Romanian: neimportant
- Russian: неважный
- Spanish: sin importancia
- Swedish: oviktig
- Thai: ไม่สำคัญ
- Turkish: önemsiz
- Ukrainian: неважливий
- Vietnamese: tầm thường
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