Synonyms of instrumental in English:


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1‘he was instrumental in developing new diagnostic procedures’


involved, active, influential, contributory

helpful, of assistance, of help, useful, of service, of use

significant, important

play a part in, contribute to, be a factor in, be responsible for, be partly responsible for, have a hand in

add to, help, promote, advance, further, forward, oil the wheels of, open the door for, be conducive to, make for

lead to, cause, give rise to

formal conduce to


uninvolved, obstructive