Synonyms of 'entail'
to bring about or impose inevitablySuch a decision would entail a huge risk.
Running a kitchen involves a great deal of discipline and speed.
This requires thought, effort, and a certain ruthlessness.
I don't want to cause any trouble.
Cooking with spices produces a wonderful smell.
The task demands much patience and hard work.
lead to, ,
The incident occasioned a full-scale parliamentary row.
need, , , ,
The building needs quite a few repairs.
give rise to,
His repertoire encompassed everything from Bach to Scott Joplin.
A prolonged drought had necessitated the introduction of water rationing.
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in the sense of cause
to be the cause ofI don't want to cause any trouble.
in the sense of demand
to require as just, urgent, etc.The task demands much patience and hard work.
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