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Main Entry: 1im·per·a·tive
Pronunciation: im-primarystressper-schwat-iv
Function: adjective
1 a : of, relating to, or being the grammatical mood that expresses a command, request, or encouragement b : expressing a command, request, or strong encouragement <an imperative sentence>
2 : impossible to avoid or ignore : URGENT
- im·per·a·tive·ly adverb
- im·per·a·tive·ness noun

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