Video: pronunciation of 'essential'
The ability to switch between providers is essential and must be based on clear standards. Computing (2010)Many early users limited their cloud initiatives to dull but essential tasks such as email filtering and archiving. Computing (2010)In such situations, life is reduced to its bare essentials. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's one of those quietly essential life forms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The rest consider it essential or at least desirable, and rightly so. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When you digest a protein, essential amino acids are absorbed. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is, for a short time at least, a return to a more essential way of life. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many of life 's essentials and luxuries are restricted in jail, but only rarely has a prison had to ban sugar and fruit. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Certain mineral elements are essential for life. The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)But the essential task is the scrum. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What you consider to be essentials may be deemed excessive expenditure by lenders. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The elephants come to the clearing in their dozens to swallow mineral salts essential to their diet. Times, Sunday Times (2010)These are called the essential amino acids. Technology Basic Facts (1990)What would you throw together from a fridge with only bare essentials in it? Times, Sunday Times (2014)So it is not the whole answer but it is essential we do something fast. The Sun (2009)Whole spices benefit from an initial warming to help release their essential oils. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Writing a business plan is an essential exercise for aspiring entrepreneurs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)School libraries are essential and they must be well stocked to encourage intelligent browsing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Both oxygen and glucose are essential for life and health. The Antioxidant Health Plan (1994)What are the essentials for a considered life and what may be discarded? TUNNEL VISIONS: Journeys of an Underground Philosopher (2001)Now dry shampoo is making its return as a beauty kit essential. Times, Sunday Times (2008)These acts offer what could become essential forms of resistance in a culture of increasing isolation. Christianity Today (2000)Essentials checks the basics and is suitable for the more knowledgeable buyer of cars under ten years old. The Sun (2008)Around half of those who use night buses are poorly paid workers who do essential but menial tasks. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Sport and activity are equally essential. Times, Sunday Times (2012)At full strength this pack has it in them to be as effective as any team in world rugby at the essential contact situation. Times, Sunday Times (2015)What the meal does provide are foods containing valuable vitamins and essential fats -- important for emotional and mental health. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)
极其常用。在柯林斯辞典中， essential 是1千个最常用词之一。
英式英语: essential /ɪˈsɛnʃəl/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is essential is absolutely necessary.
It is essential that you take my advice.
- 美式英语: essential
- 阿拉伯语: ضَرُورِيّ
- 巴西葡萄牙语: essencial
- 简体中文: 必要的
- 克罗地亚语: ključno
- 捷克语: nezbytný
- 丹麦语: essentiel
- 荷兰语: essentieel
- 欧洲西班牙语: esencial
- 芬兰语: välttämätön
- 法语: essentiel
- 德语: wesentlich
- 希腊语: ουσιαστικός
- 意大利语: essenziale
- 日语: 最も重要な
- 韩语: 근본적인
- 挪威语: vesentlig
- 波兰语: zasadniczy
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: essencial
- 罗马尼亚语: esențial
- 俄语: существенный
- 西班牙语: esencial
- 瑞典语: väsentlig
- 泰语: ซึ่งสำคัญ
- 土耳其语: zorunlu
- 乌克兰语: істотний
- 越南语: thiết yếu
英式英语: essential NOUN
The essentials are the things that are absolutely necessary for the situation you are in or for the task you are doing.
The flat contained the basic essentials for bachelor life.
essential 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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