Required - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |riˈkwaɪərd|  American pronunciation of the word required
Brit.  |rɪˈkwʌɪəd|  British pronunciation of the word required
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto require
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto require

adjective

- necessary for relief or supply (syn: needed, needful, requisite)
- required by rule(syn: compulsory, mandatory)

required reading

Examples

The project required long hours of work.

Schools are required by law to provide a safe learning environment.

The curtains required yards of expensive material.

Workers are required to join the union and pay dues.

The patient required immediate medical treatment.

Students are required to take two sciences.

You are required to perform 50 hours of community service.

If you choose to use the software beyond the 30-day free trial period, you are required to pay for it.

As a slave he was required to do his master's bidding without question.

The job required her full concentration.

Moby-Dick is required reading for any scholar of 19th-century American literature.

A massive effort will be required to clean up the debris.

We were required to get approvals at each stage of the project.

Accurate measurements are required in carpentry.

Regular inspections are required of all restaurants in the area.

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