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imperative
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
essential and urgent

or more rarely:   (in grammar) a sentence that expresses a command or request
  • We think of Rome, imperial, imperious, imperative.
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (45% in)
  • —Come here, Tommy, his sister called imperatively.
    Episode 13 — Nausicca (4% in)

There are no more uses of "imperative" in Ulysses by James Joyce.

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