What is another word for imperative?

478 synonyms found


[ ɪmpˈɛɹətˌɪv], [ ɪmpˈɛɹətˌɪv], [ ɪ_m_p_ˈɛ_ɹ_ə_t_ˌɪ_v]

Synonyms for Imperative:

obligatory (adjective) required (adjective) requirement (noun) Other synonyms:

Related words for Imperative:

  • basic necessity.

Rhymes for Imperative:

  1. narrative;
  2. comparative;

Quotes for Imperative:

  1. While a strong presence on our southern border is imperative the border cannot be secured unless we enforce our internal laws and stop ignoring the open complicity of U. S. companies and foreign nations to promote illegal activities. Elton Gallegly.
  2. Let those only return to their homes who are called by the imperative duties which they owe to their families, and those who by their glorious wounds have deserved the credit of their country. Giuseppe Garibaldi.
  3. It is imperative that when thousands of selfless volunteers respond to those who have incurred the wrath of a natural disaster that legal liability need not be hanging over their heads. Jon Porter.