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re·quired

 (rĭ-kwīrd′)
adj.
1. Needed; essential: missing several required parts.
2. Obligatory: required reading.

required

(rɪˈkwaɪəd)
adj
essential, needed, or necessaryset out by rule; compulsory
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.required - necessary for relief or supply; "provided them with all things needful"
necessary - absolutely essential
2.required - required by rule; "in most schools physical education is compulsory"; "attendance is mandatory"; "required reading"
obligatory - morally or legally constraining or binding; "attendance is obligatory"; "an obligatory contribution"

required

adjective
2. desired, right, chosen, preferred, selected, correct, of choice Hold the door open, at the required height.

required

adjective
1. Incapable of being dispensed with:
2. Imposed on one by authority, command, or convention:
Translations

required

[rɪˈkwaɪəd] ADJ
1. (= necessary) → necesario
cut the wood to the required lengthcorte la madera del largo que se necesite
he couldn't raise the required amount of moneyno pudo recaudar los fondos necesarios
the qualities required for the joblas cualidades que se requieren para el puesto
2. (= fixed) → establecido
within the required timedentro del plazo establecido
3. (= compulsory) [reading] → obligatorio

required

[rɪˈkwaɪərd] adj [level, amount, standard, time, conditions] → requis(e)required reading n
(for school, university, single text)ouvrage m au programme; (more than one text)ouvrages mpl au programme
(= a must read)
This book is required reading for anyone interested in the Amazon → Ce livre est une lecture à ne pas manquer pour quiconque s'intéresse à l'Amazone.
These two reports became required reading in Western intelligence services → Ces deux rapports devinrent une lecture obligatoire pour les services secrets occidentaux.

required

adjerforderlich, notwendig; datevorgeschrieben; (= desired)gewünscht; the required amountdie benötigte Menge

required

[rɪˈkwaɪəd] adj (qualifications, exams) → richiesto/a; (amount) → voluto/a
in the required time → nel tempo prescritto

required

a. requerido-a, necesario-a; mandatorio-a.
References in classic literature ?
The land literally flowed with milk and honey on such occasions, for the lads were not required to sit at table, but allowed to partake of refreshment as they liked--freedom being the sauce best beloved by the boyish soul.
The youngsters came tumbling up the steps, the quadroon following at the respectful distance which they required her to observe.
The fierceness of his countenance now seemed to slumber, and in its place was to be seen the quiet, vacant composure which distinguishes an Indian warrior, when his faculties are not required for any of the greater purposes of his existence.
Though looked upon as a weighty man among his contemporaries in respect of animal substance, and as favored with a remarkable degree of fundamental development, well adapting him for the judicial bench, we conceive that the modern Judge Pyncheon, if weighed in the same balance with his ancestor, would have required at least an old-fashioned fifty-six to keep the scale in equilibrio.
His spirit could never, I conceive, have been characterized by an uneasy activity; it must, at any period of his life, have required an impulse to set him in motion; but once stirred up, with obstacles to overcome, and an adequate object to be attained, it was not in the man to give out or fail.
It appeared that the narrative he had promised to read us really required for a proper intelligence a few words of prologue.
What under the heavens he did it for, I cannot tell, but his next movement was to crush himself --boots in hand, and hat on --under the bed; when, from sundry violent gaspings and strainings, I inferred he was hard at work booting himself; though by no law of propriety that I ever heard of, is any man required to be private when putting on his boots.
Our mouths are so tender that where they have not been spoiled or hardened with bad or ignorant treatment, they feel the slightest movement of the driver's hand, and we know in an instant what is required of us.
So guileless was he, and ignorant of the nature of business, that he did not even realize that he had become an employee of Brown's, and that Brown and Durham were supposed by all the world to be deadly rivals--were even required to be deadly rivals by the law of the land, and ordered to try to ruin each other under penalty of fine and imprisonment!
Shelby had promised that the dinner should be hurried on table, yet it was soon seen, as the thing has often been seen before, that it required more than one to make a bargain.
I told him that this was a sort of miracle that required a trifle of preparation, and that it would be sudden death to ever talk about these preparations to anybody.
The corps etiquette extended even to us, who were strangers, and required us to group with the white corps only, and speak only with the white corps, while we were their guests, and keep aloof from the caps of the other colors.