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to consider someone or something to be important
to show that you understand the importance of something by not doing anything against it
to realize that someone has good qualities and that they are important
to consider something to be very important and special
to think that something is important or true and that it should be considered seriously
to think that something is very important
to think that something is very important and to wish to keep it
to know or recognize that someone or something is important
to give a lot of importance to something
to be interested in someone and want them to be well and happy
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
an extra sail sometimes fitted on the front of a boat used for racing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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