all-important

adjective
all-im·​por·​tant | \ ˌȯl-im-ˈpȯr-tᵊnt How to pronounce all-important (audio) , -tənt \

Definition of all-important

: of very great or greatest importance an all-important question

First Known Use of all-important

1748, in the meaning defined above

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“All-important.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/all-important. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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all-important

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English Language Learners Definition of all-important

: very important

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