matter-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: have import or weight

Does it matter what she wears as long as she comes?
It matters to him whether she wants to have children.
"Yes! Money matters to me!" she cried.

VerbNet: appeal-31.4-3,matter-91
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: matter.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
matter_to 1