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dispensable

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of dispensable

  1. not needed by the circumstances or to accomplish an end <a new invention that renders the old methods eminently dispensable> Synonyms unnecessary, gratuitous, inessential, needless, nonessential, uncalled-for, unessential, unwarrantedRelated Words discretionary, elective, optional; extra, extraneous, irrelative, irrelevant, redundant, superfluousNear Antonyms all-important, crucial, important, vital; imperative, pressing, urgentAntonyms essential, indispensable, necessary, needed, needful, required





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