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imperative
used in No Easy Day

3 uses
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Definition
essential and urgent

or more rarely:   (in grammar) a sentence that expresses a command or request
  • "It is imperative that we stay out of the media," Jay said.
    p. 287.7
  • I knew it was a risk, but getting on the ground was imperative.
    p. 7.4
  • Getting as much sleep as we could on the flight was imperative.
    p. 182.2

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