meaningful meaningful  /ˈmi nɪŋ fəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a meaning or purpose

Usage(s):

  1. Her subjects have included the shortage of lemons, the turgid proceedings of the Cuban parliament and the slowness of meaningful reforms by Ral Castro.
  2. For most people, Oprah's influence is less direct but no less meaningful.
  3. All those facts are straightforward--but facts need context and interpretation to be meaningful.

News

  1. HealthFusion’s MediTouch EHR has Achieved Meaningful Use 2014 Certification as a Complete EHR

    HealthFusion® announced today that MediTouch EHR® , the 2014 Meaningful Use version of its industry leading health record software, has been tested and certified as a Complete EHR that supports both Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Achieving Meaningful Use in Private Practice

    To demonstrate meaningful use, providers must attest through certified electronic health record software, such as AdvancedMD, which allows providers to comply with federal meaningful use regulations and thus qualify for monetary incentives.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Psychiatric Times

  3. Meaningful Brands Outperform Stock Market by 120%

    New York -- Havas Media's Meaningful Brands initiative is the first global analytical framework to connect human well-being with brands at a business level. It demonstrates, in hard financial terms, how ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "My offer of a serious, meaningful dialogue to resolve this issue remains open," Obama said. "But Iran must now cooperate fully with the International Atomic Energy Agency and take action to demonstrate its peaceful intentions."
    on Sep 26, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

  2. "I am deeply honored to receive the Nobel Peace Prize," Gore said in the statement. "This award is even more meaningful because I have the honor of sharing it with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change -- the world's pre-eminent...
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Al Gore Source: Reuters

  3. "All are going to have to play a meaningful role in this new government in order for it to work," Biden told Iraqi leaders of some of the top vote-getting political coalitions at a US Embassy reception Sunday evening. "My plea to you is...
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Joe Biden Source: Las Vegas Sun

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/æm ˈbɪ və lənt /