Influential (adjective)

  1. Having great influence on someone or something.
  2. Having the power to produce an effect or influence others.


Mid 17th century: from medieval latin influentia "a flowing in" (in the sense "the power of flowing in", i.e. an astrological influence), from latin influere "flow in".


  1. The influential politician had a major impact on the country's policies.
  2. The influential book sparked a nationwide debate.
  3. The influential leader was a role model for many young people.
  4. The influential film inspired a new generation of filmmakers.
  5. The influential song became an anthem for the youth culture.
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