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importar : import (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: importar: import ]

Derivatives of importar

n. (artifact)1. import, importationcommodities (goods or services) bought from a foreign country.
~ commodity, trade good, goodarticles of commerce.
n. (person)2. import, importeean imported person brought from a foreign country.; "the lead role was played by an import from Sweden"; "they are descendants of indentured importees"
~ alien, foreigner, noncitizen, outlandera person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country.
n. (communication)3. import, meaning, significance, significationthe message that is intended or expressed or signified.; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"
~ subject matter, content, message, substancewhat a communication that is about something is about.
~ lexical meaningthe meaning of a content word that depends on the nonlinguistic concepts it is used to express.
~ grammatical meaningthe meaning of a word that depends on its role in a sentence; varies with inflectional form.
~ symbolisation, symbolizationthe use of symbols to convey meaning.
~ signified, sensethe meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted.; "the dictionary gave several senses for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified"
~ connotation, intensionwhat you must know in order to determine the reference of an expression.
~ referentsomething referred to; the object of a reference.
~ gist, burden, essence, effect, corethe central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work.
~ purport, intent, spiritthe intended meaning of a communication.
~ moral, lessonthe significance of a story or event.; "the moral of the story is to love thy neighbor"
~ nuance, subtlety, nicety, refinement, shadea subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude.; "without understanding the finer nuances you can't enjoy the humor"; "don't argue about shades of meaning"
~ overtone(usually plural) an ulterior implicit meaning or quality.; "overtones of despair"
~ pointa brief version of the essential meaning of something.; "get to the point"; "he missed the point of the joke"; "life has lost its point"
n. (cognition)4. implication, import, significancea meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred.; "the significance of his remark became clear only later"; "the expectation was spread both by word and by implication"
~ meaning, substancethe idea that is intended.; "What is the meaning of this proverb?"
n. (attribute)5. consequence, import, momenthaving important effects or influence.; "decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself"; "virtue is of more moment than security"; "that result is of no consequence"
~ matter(used with negation) having consequence.; "they were friends and it was no matter who won the games"
~ significancethe quality of being significant.; "do not underestimate the significance of nuclear power"
~ hell to paydire consequences.; "when the pig ran away there was hell to pay"
v. (possession)6. importbring in from abroad.
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ merchandise, tradeengage in the trade of.; "he is merchandising telephone sets"
~ smuggleimport or export without paying customs duties.; "She smuggled cigarettes across the border"
v. (possession)7. importtransfer (electronic data) into a database or document.
~ computer science, computingthe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures.
~ transfermove from one place to another.; "transfer the data"; "transmit the news"; "transfer the patient to another hospital"
v. (communication)8. import, spellindicate or signify.; "I'm afraid this spells trouble!"
~ mean, intendmean or intend to express or convey.; "You never understand what I mean!"; "what do his words intend?"