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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Absolutely required or forced.

Usage examples (35)
  • If I were a dictator I should make it compulsory for every member of the population between the ages of four and eighty to listen to Mozart . . .
  • In most schools physical education is compulsory
  • The term compulsory, if it has any meaning at all, means that the person has no choice about it.
  • Lusins: Doesn't like the word compulsory, antithetical to the notion of copyright. for more
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