requisite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin requīsītus, perfect passive participle of requīrō (I require, seek, ask for), from which English require.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

requisite (comparative more requisite, superlative most requisite)

  1. Essential, required, indispensable.

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Noun[edit]

requisite (plural requisites)

  1. An indispensable item; a requirement.
    • 1861, John Stuart Mill, Utilitarianism[1]:
      But this something, what is it, unless the happiness of others, or some of the requisites of happiness?

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

requisite

  1. second-person plural present tense of requisire
  2. second-person plural imperative of requisire

Adjective[edit]

requisite

  1. feminine plural of requisito

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

requīsīte

  1. vocative masculine singular of requīsītus