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indispensable

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adjective in·dis·pens·able \ˌin-di-ˈspen(t)-sə-bəl\

Simple Definition of indispensable

  • : extremely important and necessary

Full Definition of indispensable

  1. 1 :  not subject to being set aside or neglected <an indispensable obligation>

  2. 2 :  absolutely necessary :  essential <an indispensable member of the staff>

in·dis·pens·abil·i·ty play \-ˌspen(t)-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
indispensable noun
in·dis·pens·able·ness play \-ˈspen(t)-sə-bəl-nəs\ noun
in·dis·pens·ably play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of indispensable

  1. <fully aware that he was an indispensable assistant, he decided that it was high time that he be paid what he was worth>



1653

First Known Use of indispensable

1653



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