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important-looking

Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. appearing to be important.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. impressive in appearance

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The FBI arranged for a fake but important-looking document to be fed to her.

    Judith Coplon, accused and cleared of being a Soviet spy, dies at 89

  • I recall an important-looking woman asking me if I had family on Long Island and if I knew their phone numbers.

    Live and Let Love

  • Sitting in his seat on the train, the young man could see that a new someone was present: a young woman in her thirties, attractive and important-looking.

    Caster Knox

  • I approach an important-looking sheikh in a black hat and flowing gown.

    News, the way the Libyan authorities want it to be reported

  • Now, looking back, I think the scariest part was having to watch a lengthy video of a lawyer, dressed in suit and tie, sitting behind an important-looking desk and explaining all the legal papers we each had to sign.

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Grandmothers

  • ITV1's coverage seemed more irreverent and "fun", with Phillip Schofield discussing a Facebook royal wedding drinking game while important-looking cars came and went.

    TV review: why be there when you can watch instead?

  • Previous generations brandished important-looking, ostentatious cards of very stiff, very highly-glazed vellum, with their names written in a series of flourishes.

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  • I love them b/c they're a handy size and important-looking enough that they don't seem to get lost.

    The right tool

  • The walls were paneled with dark wood and lined with bookshelves stuffed with old and important-looking tomes, and the bartenders all wore suits, topped by masks of their favorite politicians.

    Sweet Deceit

  • A vast, circular table took up most of the space, and around the table sat an assortment of glaring, important-looking men—the board of trustees.

    KNIGHTLEY ACADEMY

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