Synonyms of import in English:

import


See US English definition of import

See UK English definition of import

See Spanish definition of importación

verb

1‘the UK imports 95 per cent of its charcoal’

SYNONYMS
buy from abroad, bring from abroad, bring in, buy in, ship in, source from abroad
ANTONYMS

export


noun

1‘a tax levied on imports’

SYNONYMS
imported commodity, foreign commodity, non-domestic commodity
ANTONYMS

export

2‘a ban on the import of foreign books’

SYNONYMS
importation, importing, introduction, bringing in, bringing from abroad, buying from abroad, sourcing from abroad, shipping in
ANTONYMS

export

3‘a matter of great import’

SYNONYMS
importance, significance, consequence, moment, momentousness, magnitude, substance, weight, weightiness, note, noteworthiness, gravity, seriousness
ANTONYMS

insignificance

4‘Seb suddenly realized the full import of her words’

SYNONYMS
meaning, sense, essence, gist, drift, purport, message, thrust, substance, sum and substance, implication, signification, point, burden, tenor, spirit
pith, core, nub
informal nitty-gritty