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British English: /ˈnɛsəs(ə)ri/
American English: /ˈnɛsəˌsɛri/

Translation of necessary in Italian:


  • 1 (required)
    (arrangement, decision, information, skill)
    if necessary o as necessary
    se necessario
    it is necessary that you do “no experience necessary”
    “non è richiesta nessuna esperienza”
  • 2 (essential) a necessary evil
    un male inevitabile
    to become necessary
    diventare necessario
    to find it necessary to do
    pensare che sia necessario fare
    it is necessary for him to do
    occorre che lui faccia
    it is necessary that she should do
    occorre proprio che faccia
    to do what is necessary
    fare ciò che è necessario
    to do everything (that is) necessary
    fare tutto ciò che è necessario
    when necessary don't spend more time than is necessary
    non metterci più del necessario
    circumstances make it necessary for me to do
    le circostanze rendono necessario che io faccia


  • 1 [informal] (money)
    denaro (masculine) necessario, soldi (masculine plural)
    have you got the necessary?
    ce li hai i soldi?

also: necessaries plural noun

  • 1 (Law)
    alimenti (masculine) (dovuti alla moglie e/o a minori)

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