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American English: /əˈblɪɡəˌtɔri/
British English: /əˈblɪɡət(ə)ri/

Translation of obligatory in Spanish:


  • military service is obligatory
    el servicio militar es obligatorio
    the movie contained the obligatory car chase [ironic]
    la película tenía la inevitable or consabida persecución de coches
    Example sentences
    • First of all, what is the statutory or obligatory requirement for rank on a disciplinary tribunal?
    • While it is a fact that the Official Guide rules extra time obligatory at the end of a second draw, it also allows the League organisers to draw up their own rules before the start of such competitions.
    • Being born in the US bestows US citizenship on the offspring and eliminates the obligatory military service requirement.
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