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ESSENTIAL

'ESSENTIAL' is a 9 letter word starting with E and ending with L

Crossword clues for 'ESSENTIAL'

ClueAnswer

Absolutely necessary (9)ESSENTIAL
Like many nutrients (9)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for ESSENTIAL

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word essential will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

GUT - KEY - NUB - SAP

4 letter words

BARE - BORN - CORE - CRUX - GIST - MAIN - MEAT - MERE - MUST - NEED - PITH - PURE - QUID - REAL - SOUL - WANT

5 letter words

AB OVO - AXIOM - BASAL - BASIC - CHIEF - FATAL - FIRST - FOCAL - FOCUS - HEART - INNER - ISSUE - PIVOT - PLAIN - POINT - PRIME - SPARE - STARK - STUFF - VITAL

6 letter words

CENTER - CENTRE - CHASTE - CRISIS - DEMAND - ELIXIR - FLOWER - HOMELY - INBORN - INBRED - INNATE - KERNEL - MARROW - NEEDED - PRIMAL - ROOTED - SEVERE - SIMPLE - SINGLE - SPIRIT - STAPLE - WANTED

7 letter words

AUSTERE - BASILAR - BEDROCK - CALL FOR - CAPITAL - CENTRAL - CONNATE - CRUCIAL - ELEMENT - ESSENCE - LEADING - LITERAL - MINIMAL - NEED FOR - NEEDFUL - NUCLEUS - ORGANIC - PIVOTAL - PRIMARY - RADICAL - THE DATA - THE DOPE - UNIFORM - VIRTUAL

8 letter words

CARDINAL - CRITICAL - FOREMOST - GRAVAMEN - HOMESPUN - INHERENT - INTEGRAL - INTIMATE - KEYSTONE - LANDMARK - MATERIAL - MUST HAVE - MUST ITEM - NO-FRILLS - OCCASION - OF A PIECE - ORIGINAL - QUIDDITY - REQUIRED - RUDIMENT - THE FACTS - THE POINT - THE SCOOP - THE SCORE - ULTIMATE

9 letter words

BENCH MARK - CALLED FOR - CONDITION - DEMAND FOR - EFFECTIVE - ELEMENTAL - ESSENTIAL - HIGH POINT - IMPORTANT - INDICATED - INGRAINED - INTRINSIC - MAIN POINT - MAIN THING - MANDATORY - MILESTONE - NECESSARY - NECESSITY - PARAMOUNT - POSTULATE - PRIMITIVE - PRINCIPAL - PRINCIPLE - REAL ISSUE - REQUISITE - RIGHT-HAND - SIMON-PURE - SUBSTANCE - UNADORNED

10 letter words

BRASS TACKS - CHIEF THING - CONGENITAL - DEEP-SEATED - ELEMENTARY - ESSENTIALS - FUNCTIONAL - GREAT POINT - HYPOSTASIS - IMPERATIVE - INDWELLING - MONOLITHIC - OBLIGATORY - SINE QUA NON - THE DETAILS - THE NEEDFUL - THE PICTURE - UNDERLYING

11 letter words

CONSTITUENT - CORNERSTONE - DESIDERATUM - FUNDAMENTAL - HOMOGENEOUS - INDIVISIBLE - INTRINSICAL - IRREDUCIBLE - LIFE-OR-DEATH - NECESSARIES - NECESSITIES - NECESSITOUS - NITTY-GRITTY - PREPARATORY - REQUIREMENT - REQUISITION - RUDIMENTARY - STIPULATION - SUBSTANTIAL - SUBSTANTIVE - UNCLUTTERED - UNFORGOABLE

12 letter words

CONSTITUTIVE - DESIDERATION - INNER ESSENCE - IRREDUCTIBLE - LIFE-AND-DEATH - NUTS AND BOLTS - OF THE ESSENCE - PREREQUISITE - QUINTESSENCE - SALIENT POINT - THE NECESSARY - THE SPECIFICS - TURNING POINT

13 letter words

CARDINAL POINT - CRITICAL POINT - INDISPENSABLE - IRREPLACEABLE - MATERIAL POINT - MOST IMPORTANT - NAME OF THE GAME - PART AND PARCEL - PURE AND SIMPLE - THE BOTTOM LINE - THE WHOLE STORY - UNDIFFERENCED

14 letter words

CONSTITUTIONAL - ESSENTIAL FACTS - IMPORTANT THING - PREREQUIREMENT - QUINTESSENTIAL - THE INFORMATION - THE NITTY-GRITTY - THE PARTICULARS

15 letter words

BARE NECESSITIES - ESSENTIAL MATTER

16 letter words

SUBSTANTIVE POINT - UNDIFFERENTIATED

17 letter words

OF VITAL IMPORTANCE

Definition of essential

  • basic and fundamental; "the essential feature"
  • absolutely necessary; vitally necessary; "essential tools and materials"; "funds essential to the completion of the project"; "an indispensable worker"
  • being or relating to or containing the essence of a plant etc; "essential oil"

Anagrams of essential

SELESTINA


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