And in 1939, the MOMA building opened that he was instrumental in designing and building.
During her bid for the presidency last year, she told NPR that she had been “instrumental” in the peace process.
Obama was instrumental in helping Wu establish himself as as designer.
late 14c., "of the nature of an instrument," from Old French instrumental, from Medieval Latin instrumentalis, from Latin instrumentum (see instrument). Meaning "serviceable, useful" is from c.1600. Of music, c.1500; noun meaning "musical composition for instruments only" is attested by 1940. Related: Instrumentally; instrumentality.