having or exercising influence or power
"an influential newspaper"; "influential leadership for peace"
A person who has influence
Having or exerting influence.
John Lennon was a very influential person in music, as well as in politics, fashion and general culture.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'influential' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4696
Rank popularity for the word 'influential' in Adjectives Frequency: #648
The numerical value of influential in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of influential in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
They understand that this base has been very influential in past caucuses.
Assuming it's upheld on appeal, it may be more than influential, it will be controlling in California.
The parties are going to be competing for the doctor vote, it will probably help them to be influential.
He's one of my mentors, and he's been very influential and played a big role in my life as a friend and mentor.
One of country's most influential producers, Billy Sherrill helped to shape the music's evolution in the 1970s and beyond.
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