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o·blig·a·to·ry

 (ə-blĭg′ə-tôr′ē, ŏb′lĭ-gə-)
adj.
1. Of the nature of an obligation; compulsory: Attendance is obligatory. Mathematics is an obligatory course.
2. Required as part of a routine course of action or cultural expectation; predictable: "wearing clothing like basketball shoes, baggy pants, and the obligatory baseball cap" (Tyler Stovall).
3. Biology Obligate.

o·blig′a·to′ri·ly adv.

obligatory

(ɒˈblɪɡətərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
1. required to be done, obtained, possessed, etc
2. of the nature of or constituting an obligation
obˈligatorily adv

o•blig•a•to•ry

(əˈblɪg əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i, ˈɒb lɪ gə-)

adj.
1. required as a matter of obligation; mandatory.
2. incumbent or compulsory: duties obligatory on all.
3. imposing or stipulating an obligation.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Late Latin]
ob•lig`a•to′ri•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.obligatory - morally or legally constraining or binding; "attendance is obligatory"; "an obligatory contribution"
necessary - absolutely essential
optional - possible but not necessary; left to personal choice
2.obligatory - required by obligation or compulsion or convention; "he made all the obligatory apologies"
necessary - absolutely essential

obligatory

adjective
2. customary, regular, usual, popular, normal, familiar, conventional, fashionable, OB (S.M.S.), bog-standard (Brit. & Irish slang) This hotel has every facility, including the obligatory swimming-pool.

obligatory

adjective
Imposed on one by authority, command, or convention:
Translations
إلْزامي
obligatorisk
skyldu-, skyldubundinn

obligatory

[ɒˈblɪgətərɪ] ADJobligatorio
to make it obligatory for sb to do sthhacer obligatorio que algn haga algo

obligatory

[əˈblɪgətəri] adjobligatoire

obligatory

adjobligatorisch; ruleverbindlich; obligatory subjectPflichtfach nt; biology is obligatoryBiologie ist Pflicht; attendance is obligatoryAnwesenheit ist vorgeschrieben; it’s obligatory to pay taxjeder ist steuerpflichtig; to make it obligatory to do something/for somebody to do somethingvorschreiben, dass etw getan wird/dass jd etw tut; identity cards were made obligatoryPersonalausweise wurden Vorschrift; with the obligatory pipermit dem obligaten Dudelsackpfeifer

obligatory

[ɒˈblɪgətrɪ] adjobbligatorio/a, d'obbligo
to make it obligatory for sb to do sth → imporre a qn l'obbligo di fare qc

oblige

(əˈblaidʒ) verb
1. to force to do something. She was obliged to go; The police obliged him to leave.
2. to do (someone) a favour or service. Could you oblige me by carrying this, please?
obligation (obliˈgeiʃən) noun
a promise or duty. You are under no obligation to buy this.
obligatory (əˈbligətəri) , ((American) əbligəˈto:ri) adjective
compulsory. Attendance at tonight's meeting is obligatory.
oˈbligatorily adverb
oˈbliging adjective
willing to help other people. He'll help you – he's very obliging.
oˈbligingly adverb

obligatory

a. obligatorio-a.