compulsoriness
See compulsorily.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • compulsoriness — noun The state or quality of being compulsory …   Wiktionary

  • compulsoriness — com·pul·so·ri·ness …   English syllables

  • compulsoriness — rēnə̇s, rin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being compulsory …   Useful english dictionary

  • compulsory — compulsorily, adv. compulsoriness, n. /keuhm pul seuh ree/, adj., n., pl. compulsories. adj. 1. required; mandatory; obligatory: compulsory education. 2. using compulsion; compelling; constraining: compulsory measures to control rioting. n. 3.… …   Universalium

  • compulsion — Synonyms and related words: abstraction, abulia, alienation, amperage, anxiety, anxiety equivalent, anxiety state, apathy, armipotence, authority, beef, black power, brute force, catatonic stupor, charge, charisma, clout, coercion, cogence,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • duress — Synonyms and related words: amperage, argumentum baculinum, armipotence, authority, beef, black power, brute force, captivity, charge, charisma, close arrest, clout, coercion, cogence, cogency, compulsion, compulsoriness, confinement, constraint …   Moby Thesaurus

  • obligation — Synonyms and related words: accountability, accounts payable, accounts receivable, act of grace, act of kindness, affair, agreement, allegiance, amount due, appreciation, appreciativeness, aptitude, aptness, arrearage, assigned task, attempt, bad …   Moby Thesaurus

  • compulsory — adjective required by law or a rule; obligatory. ↘involving or exercising compulsion; coercive. Derivatives compulsorily adverb compulsoriness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • necessity — n 1. requirement, requisite, prerequisite, necessary; makings, what it takes; necessaries, necessities, essentials, bare essentials or necessities; Latin, sine qua non. 2. indispensability, essentiality, needfulness, Archaic. necessitude;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • compulsory — /kəmˈpʌlsəri / (say kuhm pulsuhree) adjective 1. using compulsion; compelling; constraining: compulsory measures. 2. compelled; forced; obligatory. –compulsorily, adverb –compulsoriness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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