as in arrogant
having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude an important businessman who always expects special treatment wherever he goes

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as in proud
having too high an opinion of oneself oh, you're so important—you think the world revolves around you

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an important issue
a serious issue
an urgent issue
a relevant issue
a major issue
a critical issue
important differences
significant differences
considerable differences
substantial differences
notable differences
crucial differences
an important contribution
a major contribution
an invaluable contribution
a valuable contribution
a vital contribution
a key contribution
an important role
an integral role
an influential role
a vital role
an essential role
a necessary role
important implications
major implications
serious implications
considerable implications
huge implications
meaningful implications

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“Important.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Mar. 2023.

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