What does meaningful mean?

Definitions for meaningful
ˈmi nɪŋ fəlmean·ing·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. meaningful(adj)

    having a meaning or purpose

    "a meaningful explanation"; "a meaningful discussion"; "a meaningful pause"


  1. meaningful(Adjective)

    Having meaning, significant.

    I think we made a meaningful contribution to this project today.

Editors Contribution

  1. meaningful

    To have meaning or purpose.

    Their relationship was meaningful and they knew they would be together for live.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 5, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'meaningful' in Adjectives Frequency: #1034

How to pronounce meaningful?

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How to say meaningful in sign language?

  1. meaningful


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of meaningful in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of meaningful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of meaningful in a Sentence

  1. Philip Van Deusen:

    They will be meaningful for them... but I don't think that detracts from the main story here, that is continued growth in the U.S. with international expansion.

  2. Andreas Simic:

    Without desire one has little motivation to pursue any meaningful and passionate endeavours. Motivation by fear or threat leads to heartbreak and tragedy at some point.” Andreas Simic

  3. John McCain:

    It was heartbreaking because it seemed to me that the uniqueness of the Senate had been irreparably damaged, and along with it, any hope of restoring meaningful bipartisanship, i will do so with great reluctance—not because I have any doubts that Judge Gorsuch will be an excellent Justice, but because of the further damage, perhaps irreparable, it will do to the Senate.

  4. Glennda Testone:

    A site that is so meaningful and represents a time when our community came together and stood up and fought for our right to exist - that's something we never want to lose.

  5. Doug King:

    What matters from here is whether there'll be any meaningful production cuts in the U.S., which don't seem to be coming.

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