English → English - matter

Pronunciation
n. physical material (as opposed to spiritual); substance of a particular composition and consistency; issue, affair; excreted material; typed or written material; something that has mass and takes up space
v. be important, be significant
adj. weary, exhausted, weakened, exploited; mat, dull, lusterless, dim, faded; drab, dismal

English → Spanish - matter

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s. materia, asunto, cosa, cuestión, sujeto; material, substancia, sustancia
v. tener importancia, contar, importar

English → French - matter

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n. matière, question, affaire, chose; fond, substance
v. avoir de l'importance, importer, être significatif

English → German - matter

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n. Material; Gegenstand, Sache, Angelegenheit; Thema; Eiter
v. wichtig sein

English → Indonesian - matter

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n. zat, unsur, nanah, kebendaan, bahan, isi, sari, bab, hal, ihwal, urusan, soal, perkara, bicara, barang-barang, masalah, persoalan, barang
v. berarti

English → Italian - matter

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s. materia; argomento; contenuto, sostanza; faccenda, affare, questione, caso; motivo, causa, occasione; importanza, interesse, rilievo; materiale, documenti; (Tip) composizione; stampati; (Tip
v. importare, avere importanza; (Med) suppurare

English → Polish - matter

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n. materia, budulec, substancja, ropa {med.}, treść, temat, interes, przedmiot, rzecz, sprawa, kwestia
v. znaczyć, znaczenie: mieć znaczenie, odgrywać rolę

English → Portuguese - matter

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s. matéria, corpo, substância; assunto; negócio; importância; quantidade
v. importar, interessar; ser importante, ser significativo

English → Romanian - matter

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n. materie, conţinut, fond, substanţă, material, material: materiale, zaţ, chestiune, problemă, lucru, afacere, treabă, importanţă, însemnătate, prilej, ocazie, subiect de discuţie, motiv de ceartă, puroi
v. conta, avea importanţă, puroia, supura

English → Russian - matter

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с. вещество, материал, оригинал, гной, материя, содержание, сущность, предмет обсуждения, предмет, дело, вопрос, повод, рукопись
г. иметь значение, гноиться

English → Turkish - matter

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f. önemi olmak, önemli olmak, iltihaplanmak
i. madde, cisim, husus, şey, konu, mesele, önem, öz, iltihap, cerahat, irin

English → Ukrainian - matter

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n. речовина, матерія, матеріал, суть, зміст, діло, надіб, гній
v. значення: мати значення, гноїтися

English → Dutch - matter

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zn. stof, materie, ding, zaak, affaire, aangelegenheid, aanleiding, reden, zetsel
ww. betekenen, belan4: van belan4 ziin

English → Greek - matter

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ουσ. ζήτημα, ουσία, ύλη, πράγμα, υπόθεση, ενδιαφέρο
ρήμ. σημαίνω

German → Dutch - matter

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flauwe ,flets ,fletse

English → Arabic - matter

Pronunciation
‏مطلب، جوهر، مسألة، موضوع، أمر، قضية، مادة، شىء هام، مسألة هامة، شىء، نص مطبوع، مسالة، باب، الهيولى‏
‏أخذ أهمية، هم‏

English → Chinese - matter

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(名) 事件, 原因, 物质
(动) 有关系, 要紧; 化脓

English → Chinese - matter

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(名) 事件, 原因, 物質
(動) 有關係, 要緊; 化膿

English → Hindi - matter

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n. माद्दा, भूत, पदार्थ, द्रव्य, पीप, सार, तत्त्व, सारांश, बात, मामला, सबब, वजह, कारण, हस्तलेख, हस्तलिपि

English → Japanese - matter

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(動) 重要である
(名) 物質; 質; 問題; 事態; 事柄

English → Korean - matter

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명. 물질; 특별한 화합물; 사건; 인쇄물; 사태
동. 문제가 되다, 중요하다

English → Vietnamese - matter

Pronunciation
n. chất, vật chất, vật phẩm, chất mũ, ghèn mắt, đầu đề, đề mục, việc, chuyện
v. có quan hệ, vết thương làm mũ, vết thương ra mũ

Definition of matter

Pronunciation
Noun
1. Substance, material.
1. Physics The basic structural component of the universe. Matter usually has mass and volume.
2. Physics Matter made up of normal particles, not antiparticles. (Non-antimatter matter).
3. A kind of substance.
Vegetable matter
4. Written material (especially in books or magazines).
Printed matter;   He always took some reading matter with him on the plane.
5. Philosophy Aristotelian: undeveloped potentiality subject to change and development; formlessness. Matter receives form, and becomes substance.
2. A condition, subject or affair, especially one of concern.
What's the matter?;   state matters
3. An approximate amount or extent.
I stayed for a matter of months.
4. The essence; the pith; the embodiment.
5. Inducing cause or reason, especially of anything disagreeable or distressing.
6. Pus.
Verb
7. To be important.
The only thing that matters to Jim is being rich.
Sorry for pouring ketchup on your clean white shirt! - Oh, don't worry, it does not matter.
8. To care about, to mind; to find important.
9. To form pus or matter, as an abscess; to maturate.
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Verb Forms

Present participle: mattering
Present: matter (3.person: matters)
Past: mattered
Future: will matter
Present conditional: would matter
Present Perfect: have mattered (3.person: has mattered)
Past Perfect: had mattered
Future Perfect: will have mattered
Past conditional: would have mattered
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