Synonyms for significance

Synonyms for (noun) significance

Synonyms: significance

Definition: the quality of being significant

Usage: do not underestimate the significance of nuclear power

Similar words: importance

Definition: the quality of being important and worthy of note

Usage: the importance of a well-balanced diet


Synonyms: significance, implication, import

Definition: a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred

Usage: the significance of his remark became clear only later; the expectation was spread both by word and by implication

Similar words: meaning, substance

Definition: the idea that is intended

Usage: What is the meaning of this proverb?


Synonyms: significance, signification, meaning, import

Definition: the message that is intended or expressed or signified

Usage: what is the meaning of this sentence; the significance of a red traffic light; the signification of Chinese characters; the import of his announcement was ambiguous

Similar words: subject matter, substance, message, content

Definition: what a communication that is about something is about