Momentoes vs Momentous - What's the difference?
As a noun momentoes
As an adjective momentous is
outstanding in importance, of great consequence.
Outstanding in importance, of great consequence.
* 1725 , , Everybody's Business is Nobody's Business :
* 1831 , , Homeward Bound , ch. 31:
- The reason why I did not publish this book till the end of the last sessions of parliament was, because I did not care to interfere with more momentous affairs.
* 1902 , , The End of the Tether , ch. 3:
- "It has been a momentous month, and I hope we shall all retain healthful recollections of it as long as we live."
* 2007 July 1, , "
- What to the other parties was merely the sale of a ship was to him a momentous event involving a radically new view of existence.
Inferior Design," New York Times (retrieved 19 Nov 2013):
- Natural selection is arguably the most momentous idea ever to occur to a human mind, because it — alone as far as we know — explains the elegant illusion of design that pervades the living kingdoms and explains, in passing, us.