mean·ing·ful adjective \-fəl\
: having a clear meaning
: expressing an emotion or idea without words
: having real importance or value
: having an assigned function in a language system <meaningful propositions>
— mean·ing·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
— mean·ing·ful·ness noun
Examples of MEANINGFUL
- The test did not produce any meaningful results.
- She looked at him in a meaningful way.
- He wanted to feel that his job was meaningful.
- The trip turned out to be very meaningful for both of them.
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