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necesario
feminine: necesaria

Translation of necesario in English:

adjective

  • 1 (imprescindible) no dispone del dinero necesario
    she doesn't have enough money
    she doesn't have the necessary money
    me sentía necesario
    I felt needed
    la situación hizo necesario su regreso inmediato
    the situation necessitated or required or demanded his immediate return [formal]
    the situation made it necessary for him to return immediately
    su apoyo me es muy necesario
    I really need her support
    her support is vital to me
    si es necesario se lo llevaré personalmente
    if necessary or if need be, I'll take it to him myself
    no será necesario abrir todas las cajas
    it won't be necessary to open all the boxes
    we/they won't need to or have to open all the boxes
    no es necesario que te quedes toda la noche
    there's no need or it isn't necessary for you to stay all night
    you don't have to or you don't need to stay all night
    es necesario que cooperemos todos
    we must all cooperate
    no compres más de lo necesario
    don't buy more than you/we need
    don't buy more than is necessary
Example sentences
  • El magnesio, calcio y fósforo son elementos necesarios en este cometido.
  • La familia vista como un obstáculo para sobresalir en la vida pero necesaria al fin y al cabo.
  • El plazo inicialmente señalado vence el presente año y se considera necesario extenderlo.
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