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all-important

[ awl-im-pawr-tnt ]
/ ˈɔl ɪmˈpɔr tnt /
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adjective
extremely or vitally important; essential.
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Origin of all-important

First recorded in 1830–40
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British Dictionary definitions for all-important

all-important

adjective
crucial; vital
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