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necessitate Explained

necessitate at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


necessitate at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v [T] formal to make it necessary for you to do something// --Lack of money necessitated a change of plan.// necessitate doing sth// --This would necessitate interviewing all members of staff.//

necessitate at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[V] (Necessity): destine, doom, predestine, preordain, necessitate, compel, require.

[V] (Requirement): require, need, want, necessitate, demand, stand in need of, lack, desire, be necessary.

[V] (Compulsion): compel, force, make, drive, coerce, constrain, enforce, necessitate, oblige, obligate, insist upon, bind.

necessitate at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(formal) to make sth necessary:
[VN] Recent financial scandals have necessitated changes in parliamentary procedures. * [V -ing] Increased traffic necessitated widening the road. * [VN -ing] His new job necessitated him / his getting up at six.

Necessitate at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Necessitate \Ne*ces"si*tate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
{Necessitated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Necessitating}.] [Cf. L.
necessitatus, p. p. of necessitare, and F. n['e]cessiter. See
1. To make necessary or indispensable; to render unaviolable.

Sickness [might] necessitate his removal from the
court. --South.

This fact necessitates a second line. --J. Peile.

2. To reduce to the necessity of; to force; to compel.

The Marquis of Newcastle, being pressed on both
sides, was necessitated to draw all his army into
York. --Clarendon.

necessitate at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

v 1: require as useful, just, or proper; "It takes nerve to do
what she did"; "success usually requires hard work";
"This job asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This
position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This
dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"; "This
intervention does not postulates a patient's consent"
[syn: {ask}, {postulate}, {need}, {require}, {take}, {involve},
{call for}, {demand}] [ant: {obviate}]
2: cause to be a concomitant

necessitate at English (WD) Of Explained:



From Inter: etyl » ML. Inter: term » necessitatus, past participle of Inter: term » necessitare||to make necessary, from Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » necessitas||necessity; see necessity.


Inter: en-verb » necessitat|ing
  • To require something to be brought about.

    Related terms

    * necessary
    • necessity

      External links

      * Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3
    • Inter: R:Century 191 » 1



  • necessity
    1. need

      See also

      * besonio

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  • Inter: conjugation of » necessitare||2|p|pres|ind|lang=it
    1. Inter: conjugation of » necessitare||2|p|imp|lang=it
    2. Inter: form of » Feminine plural|necessitato

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    Inter: la-noun-form » necessitāte
  • Inter: inflection of » necessitas|necessitās|abl|s|lang=la

  • Translation: et » necessitate
    Translation: fa » necessitate
    Translation: fr » necessitate
    Translation: ko » necessitate
    Translation: io » necessitate
    Translation: hu » necessitate
    Translation: ml » necessitate
    Translation: my » necessitate
    Translation: ja » necessitate
    Translation: pl » necessitate
    Translation: ru » necessitate
    Translation: ta » necessitate
    Translation: te » necessitate
    Translation: vi » necessitate
    Translation: zh » necessitate