Synonyms of require in English:



  • 1 the youngest child required further hospital treatment
    need, be in need of, stand in need of, have need of; be crying out for
  • 2 it was a situation that required patience
  • 3 unquestioning faith and obedience is required
    demand, insist on, call for, ask for, request, order, command, decree; exact; expect, look for
  • 4 she was required to pay over £10,000 in costs
    order, instruct, command, enjoin, oblige, bid, compel, constrain, charge, make, force
  • 5 do you require anything else, sir?
    want, wish, wish to have, desire; lack, be short of, be without, find oneself in need of
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