Examples of influential in a Sentence
His theories have become more influential in recent years.
My parents have been the most influential people in my life.
Recent Examples of influential from the Web
The path for these blockbuster deals could be transformed Tuesday, when a federal judge is expected to rule on the government’s effort to block AT&T’s merger with Time Warner — one of the most influential antitrust cases in decades.
Quint Gallery San Diego does not have a central arts district — instead a number of influential galleries are spread throughout the city.
Anthony Bourdain, an influential American chef, author, and television host, died in Strasbourg, France, on Friday June 8, at age 61.
Many influential backers of the cause were industrialists, who were at war with a fledgling labor movement dominated by immigrants, the film says.
His mentor was Peter Vrydolyak, brother of Ed, an influential longtime union trustee and city official who, like his sibling, ran afoul of the law.
Yet Duncan’s most influential work was as a combat photographer.
Also on Friday, Graham was endorsed by the politically influential Florida Education Association.
The company has quietly become one of the most influential forces in the video game industry, holding ownership interests in Epic Games (makers of Fortnite), Riot Games (developer of League of Legends), Glu Mobile and Activision-Blizzard.
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INFLUENTIAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of influential for English Language Learners
: having the power to cause changes : having influence
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