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重要, じゅうよう

  • jūyō


adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • important
  • momentous
  • essential
  • principal
  • major

Examples of 重要,じゅうよう in a Sentence

Maintaining that tie is important.
That report was important because it pointed out all the errors the committee had made.
It is not the goal but the way there that matters.
Act now! he said, and in addition to his obvious meaning, he hinted that there were number of other important reasons why immediate action was needed.
There's a vital link between the two.
There is one important fact of which you are unaware.
You are the most important person of us all.
You have missed an important clue.
Arabic is a very important language.
The most important feature of all games is that they are governed by rules.

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