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nonessential

adjective

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not needed by the circumstances or to accomplish an end
  • money's tight, so we'll have to skip nonessential purchases

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The first known use of nonessential was in 1751

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“Nonessential.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nonessential. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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