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Definitions for influential
ˌɪn fluˈɛn ʃəlin·flu·en·tial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. influentialadjective

    having or exercising influence or power

    "an influential newspaper"; "influential leadership for peace"

Wiktionary

  1. influentialnoun

    A person who has influence

  2. influentialadjective

    Having or exerting influence.

    John Lennon was a very influential person in music, as well as in politics, fashion and general culture.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Influentialadjective

    Exerting influence or power.

    Etymology: from influence.

    Our now over-shadowed souls may be emblemed by those crusted globes, whose influential emissions are interrupted by the interposal of the benighted element. Joseph Glanvill, Sceps.

    The inward springs and wheels of the corporal machine, on the most sublimed intellectuals, is dangerously influential. Joseph Glanvill.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'influential' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4696

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'influential' in Adjectives Frequency: #648

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of influential in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of influential in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of influential in a Sentence

  1. Country Music Hall of Fame:

    One of country's most influential producers, Billy Sherrill helped to shape the music's evolution in the 1970s and beyond.

  2. Elton John:

    Tell him I am extremely honored that he is calling me. It is a great privilege to be able to speak to one of the most influential people in the whole world. It's amazing.

  3. Paulo Pinheiro:

    We need all States to insist time and time again that influential States and the (U.N.) Security Council unconditionally support the political process.

  4. Bradley Cooper:

    The Michelin star actually is much more influential than an Oscar, the Michelin guide will allow restaurants to sink or swim, they live and die by these stars.

  5. David Gibson:

    His twenty-four years at the CDF were far more influential than his tenure as pope.

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