AskDefine | Define momentous

Dictionary Definition

momentous adj : of very great significance; "deciding to drop the atom bomb was a very big decision"; "a momentous event" [syn: big]

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English

Pronunciation

  • /məʊˈmen.təs/, /m@U"mEn.t@s/
  • Rhymes: -ɛntəs

Adjective

momentous

Translations

outstanding in importance
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