requirement

  • 1 requirement — re‧quire‧ment [rɪˈkwaɪəmənt ǁ ˈkwaɪr ] noun 1. [countable] something that an official organization says a company or person must have or do: • There are deed restrictions, including a requirement that the buyer live in the property. 2.… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 requirement — requirement, requisite, prerequisite can all mean something that is regarded as necessary to the success or perfection of a thing. Although requirement, the more general term, may be employed in place of requisite, it is the customary term when… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 Requirement — Re*quire ment ( ment), n. 1. The act of requiring; demand; requisition. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is required; an imperative or authoritative command; an essential condition; something needed or necessary; a need. [1913 Webster] One of those… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 requirement — I noun adjuration, behest, bidding, call, claim, command, commandment, compulsion, conscription, constraint, decree, decretal, demand, dictate, direction, directive, edict, enforcement, enjoinment, essential, essential desideratum, exaction,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 requirement — (n.) 1520s, from REQUIRE (Cf. require) + MENT (Cf. ment). Related: Requirements …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 requirement — ► NOUN 1) something required; a need. 2) something specified as compulsory …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 requirement — [ri kwīr′mənt] n. 1. the act or an instance of requiring 2. something required; something obligatory or demanded, as a condition [the requirements for college entrance] 3. something needed; necessity; need …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Requirement — In engineering, a requirement is a singular documented need of what a particular product or service should be or do. It is most commonly used in a formal sense in systems engineering or software engineering. It is a statement that identifies a… …

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  • 9 requirement — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ absolute ▪ There s no absolute requirement to disclose your age. ▪ necessary ▪ core, important, key, main …

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  • 10 requirement — n. 1) to establish, set requirements 2) to fill, fulfill, meet, satisfy a requirement 3) to waive a requirement 4) admission, entrance; distributional (AE); legal; minimum; physical requirements 5) a requirement that + clause; subj. (this… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 Requirement — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Requirement >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 requirement requirement need wants necessities Sgm: N 1 necessaries necessaries necessaries of life Sgm: N 1 stress stress exigency pinch sine qua non …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 requirement — re|quire|ment W2S2 [rıˈkwaıəmənt US ˈkwaır ] n [C usually plural] 1.) something that someone needs or asks for ▪ The refugees main requirements are food and shelter. requirement of ▪ Potatoes can provide one third of our daily requirement of… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 requirement */*/*/ — UK [rɪˈkwaɪə(r)mənt] / US [rɪˈkwaɪrmənt] noun [countable] Word forms requirement : singular requirement plural requirements 1) something that a rule, law, contract etc states that you must do Do these goods comply with our safety requirements?… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 requirement*/*/*/ — [rɪˈkwaɪəmənt] noun [C] something that is necessary, or that a rule or law says that you must do a list of safety requirements[/ex] Check the car s fuel requirements.[/ex] • Words often used with requirement Adjectives often used with requirement …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15 requirement — [[t]rɪkwa͟ɪ͟ə(r)mənt[/t]] ♦♦♦ requirements 1) N COUNT: usu with supp A requirement is a quality or qualification that you must have in order to be allowed to do something or to be suitable for something. Its products met all legal requirements …

    English dictionary

  • 16 requirement — re|quire|ment [ rı kwaırmənt ] noun count *** 1. ) something that is needed in order for something to happen: Check the car s fuel requirements. Good insulation can cut the energy requirements of a house by more than half. 2. ) something that a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 requirement — /ri kwuyeur meuhnt/, n. 1. that which is required; a thing demanded or obligatory: One of the requirements of the job is accuracy. 2. an act or instance of requiring. 3. a need or necessity: to meet the requirements of daily life. [1520 30;… …

    Universalium

  • 18 requirement — noun (C) 1 something that is needed or asked for: The refugees main requirements are food and shelter. | meet a requirement (=have what is necessary): The new computer system will meet all our requirements. 2 something that a college, employer… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 requirement — re•quire•ment [[t]rɪˈkwaɪər mənt[/t]] n. 1) something required 2) an act or instance of requiring 3) a need or necessity: the requirements of daily life[/ex] • Etymology: 1520–30 syn: requirement, requisite refer to that which is necessary. A… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 requirement — noun good spelling is a requirement of the job Syn: need, wish, demand, want, necessity, essential, prerequisite, stipulation …

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