Spanish translation of 'mandatory'
1. (= compulsory) obligatorio
each article contained the mandatory quota of rude jokes (humorous) cada artículo contenía la cuota obligatoria de chistes verdes
it is mandatory that you complete levels one and two es obligatorio que usted realice los niveles uno y dos ⧫ tiene usted que realizar los niveles uno y dos obligatoriamente
[sentence, penalty, fine] preceptivo ⧫ obligatorio
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Example Sentences Including 'mandatory'
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None of these has a mandatory retirement age.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
It is not just their steadily increasing cost that makes it mandatory for them to be managed for contribution and performance.MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)
The Rank boss rejected suggestions from some investors that the board had failed to take the initial mandatory offer seriously.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
All those accused were found guilty of treason and the mandatory death sentence was given.BLOOD AGAINST THE SNOWS: The Tragic Story of Nepal&apos;s Royal Dynasty (2002)
Identity chipping is to become mandatory within the next two years.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The mandatory retirement age is already being enforced more strictly by companies.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
At present only murder is punished with a mandatory life sentence.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He is the mandatory contender and once he is medically cleared, we will address it.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Health warnings on alcohol could become mandatory under new government proposals.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
If he was a commercial pilot, he would have been forced into mandatory retirement by now.The Sun (2015)
The death penalty is mandatory for murder and drug trafficking.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The death penalty is mandatory for murder and trafficking large quantities of drugs.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The sooner UK law makes the use of mandatory retirement unlawful the better.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
There is no mandatory retirement age and more women are now employed, often into their sixties.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Government action, beginning with an inquiry into football's dirty secret amid further movement on mandatory reporting is of paramount importance.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The case for mandatory reporting seems unanswerable.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The government should make it mandatory for internet service providers to block sites that refuse to check the ages of their users.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The mandatory sentence for murder is life imprisonment.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
To give birds a better chance, make it mandatory for cats to be fitted with a collar with small bells.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The minister asserted that the mandatory retirement policy was a "secular" matter that was not influenced by any religious considerations.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: mandatory ADJECTIVE
If an action or procedure is mandatory, people have to do it, because it is a rule or a law.
The mandatory retirement age has been raised.
Translation of mandatory from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary