Example sentences for: all-important

How can you use “all-important” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Remember the poll last fall that showed 38 percent of Democrats --let alone the all-important independents--thought less of Bradley when told of his welfare vote?

  • Events for the all-important first week of April: A radio station in New Zealand erected tents for a 20-couple "togetherness" session, an Auckland station is shelling out for hotel rooms for fecund contenders, and European cable is broadcasting programs on the mating rituals of lions and chimps.

  • This dress is what Alfred Hitchcock used to call the McGuffin--the all-important object whose pursuit frames a narrative (examples: the Maltese falcon, Charles Foster Kane's sled, and the uranium-packed wine bottles in Hitchcock's own Notorious ). The Love Dress's existence was first speculated upon in the Drudge Report (where it was black) and then on ABC (where it was navy blue).

  • They have been and are still enormously influential in this country’s economic life, often serving as all-important go-betweens in the sometimes immensely difficult relations between Hindus and Muslims, and between India and Pakistan.

  • Winters are milder and sunnier on the Pacific coast, permitting a welcome double crop of the all-important staple — rice.

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