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Essential — synonyms, essential antonyms, definition
1. essential (a)
advantageous ample basal basic beneficial binding capital cardinal compulsory consequential considerable constitutional critical crucial effective elemental elementary extreme fundamental grave • • •
2. essential (Noun)
basic demand element fundamental imperative necessary necessity postulate qualification requirement vital part
essential (Noun) — Anything indispensable.
ex. "the essentials of the good life"
1 type of
desideratum must need want
3. essential (Adjective)
all important all-important of the essence substantive
essential (Adjective) — Absolutely necessary; vitally necessary.
ex. "essential tools and materials" ex. "funds essential to the completion of the project"
essential (Adjective) — Basic and fundamental.
ex. "the essential feature"
essential (Adjective) — Of the greatest importance.
ex. "the essential subject of disarmament"
essential (Adjective) — Being or relating to or containing the essence of a plant etc.
ex. "essential oil"
essential (Adjective) — (law) defining rights and duties as opposed to giving the rules by which rights and duties are established.
ex. "essential law"
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