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imports

noun
plural of import

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the idea that is conveyed or intended to be conveyed to the mind by language, symbol, or action
  • didn't understand all the technical jargon, but got the general import of the speech

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imports

verb
present tense third-person singular of import

Synonyms of imports (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be of importance
  • it imports little whether you like Grandma's gift; you should have graciously thanked her

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2 to communicate or convey (as an idea) to the mind
  • the word "freedom" can import different things to different people

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“Imports.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imports. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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