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requisite
used in David Copperfield

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Definition anything necessary or required for a particular purpose
  • You are no stranger to the fact, that there have been periods of my life, when it has been requisite that I should pause, until certain expected events should turn up; when it has been necessary that I should fall back, before making what I trust I shall not be accused of presumption in terming — a spring.
    Chapters 25-27 (96% in)
  • ) — 'I must be permitted to observe that it cannot be requisite to enter into these details.'
    Chapters 43-45 (86% in)
  • The proposition I originally submitted, was twelve, eighteen, and twenty-four; but I am apprehensive that such an arrangement might not allow sufficient time for the requisite amount of — Something — to turn up.
    Chapters 52-54 (70% in)

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