Human love and happiness fall second to art: “Life is unimportant,” says Lermontov.
In other words, one can trust the entry on Jimmy Carter, but not entries for unimportant schlubs like me.
I had a teacher, when young, who said the word “writer” was unimportant.
She sets herself the Herculean task of arguing for manners in a world that deems them unimportant.
I, who knew nothing about plays and what was important or unimportant.
They believe that it is unimportant where you buy your educational tools, if you are only doing good work with them.
It was probably this, to us, unimportant item which caused a confession ever to be made.
Details of the fight, he said, had not been received, but it was thought to be nothing more than an unimportant skirmish.
Its consequences should not be overlooked, for they are neither few nor unimportant.
The various forms of bark also yield a very small quantity of an unimportant alkaloid, conquinamine.
mid-15c., from Middle French important and directly from Medieval Latin importantem (nominative importans), present participle of importare "be significant in," from Latin importare "bring in" (see import). Related: Importantly.