- Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||of no meaning or value; not important.
Wearing a tie to the interview seemed unimportant to him, but his mother insisted on it.I finally deleted all my unimportant emails.Her own needs seemed unimportant to her when she was raising her children.
- inconsequential, indifferent, insignificant, trivial
- consequential, critical, crucial, important, significant, vital, weighty
- similar words:
- minor, niggling, petty
||not powerful or respected.
I was only an unimportant clerk in that company, and no one ever cared about my opinion.