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Synonym of Require

Require Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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require
Synonyms and related words:
affect, appoint, ask, ask for, assess, assume, authorize, be hurting for, be indicated, bind, blackmail, bring, brook no denial, call, call for, challenge, charge, charge for, claim, clamor for, coerce, command, commit, comprise, contain, crave, cry for, cry out for, demand, desire, dictate, entail, exact, extort, force, have occasion for, implicate, imply, impose, indent, insist, instruct, involve, issue an ultimatum, lack, lay down, lead to, leave no option, levy, make, make a demand, make dutiable, make imperative, make incumbent, make obligatory, miss, necessitate, need, obligate, oblige, order, order up, place an order, pledge, postulate, prerequire, prescribe, presume, presuppose, pro rata, prorate, put in requisition, requisition, run short of, saddle with, screw, set, solicit, stick for, subsume, take, take doing, take in, take no denial, tax, tie, tithe, want, want doing, warn
  

  



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require

Verb
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"
(synonym) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, take, involve, call for, demand
(hyponym) claim, take, exact
(verb-group) claim, take, exact
(derivation) requirement, demand
2. consider obligatory; request and expect; "We require our secretary to be on time"; "Aren't we asking too much of these children?"; "I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons"
(synonym) ask, expect
(hypernym) demand
(hyponym) call
(derivation) requirement, demand
3. make someone do something
(synonym) command, compel
(hypernym) order, tell, enjoin, say
(hyponym) charge, saddle, burden
(derivation) requisition
4. have need of; "This piano wants the attention of a competent tuner"
(synonym) want, need
(hypernym) be
(hyponym) cry
(derivation) necessity, essential, requirement, requisite, necessary

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