|1.||[ adverb ] in an important way or to an important degree|
"more importantly, Weber held that the manifold meaning attached to the event by the social scientist could alter his definition of the concrete event itself"
|Related terms:||important significant important significant|
|2.||[ adverb ] in an important way|
"for centuries jellies have figured importantly among English desserts, particularly upon festive occasion"
|Related terms:||important important|