momentous

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adjective mo·men·tous \mō-ˈmen-təs, mə-\

Definition of momentous

momentously

adverb

momentousness

noun

Examples of momentous in a sentence

  1. My college graduation was a momentous day in my life.

  2. <a momentous occasion that will go down in the history books>

1656

First Known Use of momentous

1656


MOMENTOUS Defined for English Language Learners

momentous

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adjective mo·men·tous \mō-ˈmen-təs, mə-\

Definition of momentous for English Language Learners

  • : very important : having great or lasting importance


MOMENTOUS Defined for Kids

momentous

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adjective mo·men·tous \mō-ˈmen-təs\

Definition of momentous for Students

  1. :  very important <a momentous decision>



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