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Synonyms for (noun) import

Synonyms: import, importation Definition: commodities (goods or services) bought from a foreign country

Similar words: commodity, trade good, good Definition: articles of commerce

Synonyms: moment, import, consequence Definition: having important effects or influence Usage: decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself; virtue is of more moment than security; that result is of no consequence

Similar words: significance Definition: the quality of being significant Usage: do not underestimate the significance of nuclear power

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

Synonyms: import, importee Definition: an imported person brought from a foreign country Usage: the lead role was played by an import from Sweden; they are descendants of indentured importees

Similar words: foreigner, noncitizen, outlander, alien Definition: a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country

Synonyms for (verb) import

Synonyms: spell, import Definition: indicate or signify Usage: I'm afraid this spells trouble!

Similar words: intend, mean Definition: mean or intend to express or convey Usage: You never understand what I mean!; what do his words intend?

Synonyms: import Definition: transfer (electronic data) into a database or document

Similar words: transfer Definition: move from one place to another Usage: transfer the data; transmit the news; transfer the patient to another hospital

Synonyms: import Definition: bring in from abroad

Similar words: trade, merchandise Definition: engage in the trade of Usage: he is merchandising telephone sets