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IMPERATIVE

'IMPERATIVE' is a 10 letter word starting with I and ending with E

Crossword clues for 'IMPERATIVE'

ClueAnswer
Very important (10)IMPERATIVE
Absolutely necessary (10)IMPERATIVE

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for IMPERATIVE

3 letter words

LAW

4 letter words

ACID - CODE - DIRE - DUTY - FORM - HEST - MODE - MOOD - MUST - NORM - ONUS - RULE - WILL - WORD

5 letter words

ACUTE - BASIC - BOSSY - CANON - FINAL - GREAT - GUTSY - HARSH - MAXIM - MORAL - ORDER - OUGHT - PLACE - SAY-SO - STERN - TENET - VITAL

6 letter words

BEHEST - BITING - BURDEN - CHARGE - CRYING - DEVOIR - DICTUM - ETHICS - FEALTY - FEUDAL - HOMAGE - LORDLY - MIGHTY - POTENT - PUNCHY - RUBRIC - RULING - SENIOR - SEVERE - SINEWY - STRICT - STRONG - URGENT

7 letter words

BIDDING - BINDING - BURNING - CLAIMED - CLAMANT - COMMAND - CRUCIAL - CUTTING - DICTATE - DRIVING - EMINENT - EXIGENT - FORMULA - IMPOSED - INSTANT - JUSSIVE - LEADING - LOYALTY - MANDATE - MISSION - MITZVAH - MORDANT - NEEDFUL - NERVOUS - PIVOTAL - RANKING - RESPECT - SINEWED - SUPREME - TELLING - URGENCY - WEIGHTY

8 letter words

ABSOLUTE - ARROGANT - BUSINESS - COACTIVE - CRITICAL - DECISIVE - DECRETAL - DEMANDED - DESPOTIC - DEVOTION - DICTATED - DOGMATIC - DOMINANT - ENTAILED - EXACTING - EXIGENCE - EXIGENCY - FORCEFUL - FORCIBLE - GRINDING - IMPERIAL - INCISIVE - INSOLENT - MANDATED - OFFICIAL - OPTATIVE - ORDERING - PIERCING - PLEASURE - POIGNANT - POWERFUL - PRESSING - PRESSURE - PUISSANT - REQUIRED - SLASHING - STANDARD - STRIKING - SUPERIOR - ULTIMATE - VIGOROUS

9 letter words

ARBITRARY - ASCENDANT - CLAMOROUS - COMPETENT - CORROSIVE - DE RIGUEUR - DECRETIVE - DECRETORY - DEFERENCE - DEMANDING - DICTATING - DICTATION - DIRECTIVE - EFFECTIVE - EMPOWERED - ESSENTIAL - EX OFFICIO - GOVERNING - GUIDELINE - HEGEMONIC - IMMEDIACY - IMPERIOUS - IMPORTANT - INSISTENT - MAGISTRAL - MANDATING - MANDATORY - MASTERFUL - MOMENTOUS - NECESSARY - ORDINANCE - POTENTIAL - PRESCRIPT - PRINCIPLE - PROMINENT - REQUISITE - TRENCHANT - TYRANNOUS

10 letter words

ABSOLUTIST - ALLEGIANCE - AUTHORISED - AUTHORIZED - AUTOCRATIC - CALL OF DUTY - CASE OF NEED - CHOICELESS - COMMANDING - COMMITMENT - COMPELLING - COMPULSIVE - COMPULSORY - CONCLUSIVE - CONVENTION - DEDICATION - GOLDEN RULE - HIGH-HANDED - IMPERATIVE - IMPRESSIVE - INDICATIVE - INEVITABLE - LINE OF DUTY - MONOCRATIC - OBLIGATING - OBLIGATION - OBLIGATIVE - OBLIGATORY - OPPRESSIVE - OVERRULING - PEREMPTORY - PERMISSIVE - PRECEPTIVE - PREEMINENT - PRINCIPIUM - REGULATION - REPRESSIVE - TYRANNICAL - URGENT NEED

11 letter words

BOUNDEN DUTY - COMMANDMENT - CONDITIONAL - CONTROLLING - DICTATORIAL - DIRECT ORDER - DOMINEERING - FUNDAMENTAL - HARD AND FAST - HARD-AND-FAST - IMPORTUNATE - INFLUENTIAL - INSTRUCTIVE - INVOLUNTARY - IRREVOCABLE - MAGISTERIAL - NECESSITOUS - OVERBEARING - PENETRATING - PREDICAMENT - PRESTIGIOUS - RESTRAINING - SENSATIONAL - SUBJUNCTIVE - SUBSTANTIAL - SUPPRESSIVE - WORKING RULE

12 letter words

ABSOLUTISTIC - ARISTOCRATIC - ASSIGNED TASK - COMPULSATORY - CONSIDERABLE - CONSTRAINING - HEGEMONISTIC - HIGH-PRESSURE - HIGH-PRIORITY - IRRESISTIBLE - PREREQUISITE - PRESCRIPTIVE - PRESSINGNESS - SPECIAL ORDER - TOTALITARIAN

13 letter words

AUTHORITARIAN - AUTHORITATIVE - CONSEQUENTIAL - DIRE NECESSITY - INDISPENSABLE - PRONOUNCEMENT - WITHOUT APPEAL - WITHOUT CHOICE - WORD OF COMMAND

14 letter words

IMPERATIVENESS

15 letter words

DULY CONSTITUTED - SELF-IMPOSED DUTY

16 letter words

GENERAL PRINCIPLE - GUIDING PRINCIPLE - SETTLED PRINCIPLE - WORKING PRINCIPLE

17 letter words

MATTER OF NECESSITY

20 letter words

CLOTHED WITH AUTHORITY

25 letter words

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Definition of imperative

  • some duty that is essential and urgent
  • requiring attention or action; "as nuclear weapons proliferate, preventing war becomes imperative"; "requests that grew more and more imperative"
  • relating to verbs in the imperative mood



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