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meaningful

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adjective mean·ing·ful \-fəl\

Simple Definition of meaningful

  • : having a clear meaning

  • : expressing an emotion or idea without words

  • : having real importance or value

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of meaningful

  1. 1 a :  having a meaning or purpose b :  full of meaning :  significant <a meaningful life>

  2. 2 :  having an assigned function in a language system <meaningful propositions>

meaningfully

play \-fə-lē\ adverb

meaningfulness

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Examples of meaningful in a sentence

  1. The test did not produce any meaningful results.

  2. She looked at him in a meaningful way.

  3. He wanted to feel that his job was meaningful.

  4. The trip turned out to be very meaningful for both of them.



1852

First Known Use of meaningful

1852


MEANINGFUL Defined for Kids

meaningful

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adjective mean·ing·ful \ˈmē-niŋ-fəl\

Definition of meaningful for Students

  1. :  having a meaning or purpose

meaningfully

\-fə-lē\ adverb




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