English translation of 'महत्व'
mn/mahatva, mahatv, mhatva, mhatv, mahtva, mahtv, mhtva, mhtv/
1. gravity uncountable noun
The gravity of a situation is its importance and seriousness.
No one questioned the gravity of the crime itself.
2. importance uncountable noun
The price is of no importance.
3. magnitude uncountable noun
The magnitude of something is its great size or importance.
They underestimated the magnitude of the task.
4. point singular noun
If you ask what the point of something is, or say that there is no point in it, you are indicating that a particular action has no purpose or would not be useful.
Many do not even turn up to classes. They cannot see the point.
There is no point in staying any longer.
5. significance uncountable noun
The significance of something is its importance.
The President's visit has great symbolic significance.
6. stature uncountable noun
Someone's stature is their importance and reputation.
France's international stature has suffered within the EU.
7. substance uncountable noun
Substance is the quality of being important or significant.[formal]
They chattered away, but said nothing of any substance.
8. value uncountable noun
The value of something such as a quality or a method is its importance or usefulness.
Some people dispute the value of this research.
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Translation of महत्व from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary