Associations to the word «Compulsory»


COMPULSORY, adjective. Required; obligatory; mandatory.
COMPULSORY, adjective. Having the power of compulsion; constraining.
COMPULSORY, noun. Something that is compulsory or required.
COMPULSORY PURCHASE, noun. (British) eminent domain

Dictionary definition

COMPULSORY, adjective. Required by rule; "in most schools physical education is compulsory"; "attendance is mandatory"; "required reading".

Wise words

The chief virtue that language can have is clearness, and nothing detracts from it so much as the use of unfamiliar words.