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require
British English: /rɪˈkwʌɪə/
American English: /rəˈkwaɪ(ə)r/

Translation of require in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (need)
    (person, client, company)
    avoir besoin de (help, money, staff, surgery)
    this machine requires servicing
    cette machine a besoin d'être révisée
    take the tablets as required
    en cas de besoin prenez les cachets
    ‘does Madam require tea?’ [formal]
    ‘Madame désire-t-elle du thé?’
  • 2 (demand)
    (job, law, person, situation)
    exiger (explanation, funds, obedience, qualifications)
    to be required by law
    être exigé par la loi
    to require that …
    exiger que … (+ subj)
    to require something of ou from
    exiger quelque chose de
    to be required to do
    être tenu de faire
    this job requires an expert
    ce travail nécessite un expert

also: required past participle adjective

  • (amount, shape, size, qualification)
    exigé
    to be required reading
    (writer)
    être une lecture exigée
    by the required date required course (American English) (University)
    matière (f) obligatoire

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