SIGNIFICANCE By N., Sam M.S. - 1 The degree that something is meaningful or will have a consequence. See statistical significance. SIGNIFICANCE: "Significance is the degree to that something is meaningful." Related Psychology Terms DREAM INTERPRETATION (Historical) ARTIFACT ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) ANTECEDENT VARIABLE CONSEQUATE MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (DEPRESSIVE PHASE) Evaluation of a Qualitative Study Evaluation of a Quantitative Study FROMM, ERICH (1900—) TREATMENT EFFECT Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SIGNIFICANCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/significance/ (accessed December 8, 2021).