English verb: necessitate
|1.||necessitate (stative) require as useful, just, or proper|
|Samples||It takes nerve to do what she did.|
Success usually requires hard work.
This job asks a lot of patience and skill.
This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice.
This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert.
This intervention does not postulate a patient's consent.
|Synonyms||ask, call for, demand, involve, need, postulate, require, take|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s something.|
It ----s that CLAUSE
|Narrower (hyponym)||claim, compel, cost, cry for, cry out for, draw, exact, govern, take|
|Verb group||claim, exact, take|
|Antonyms||obviate, rid of, eliminate|
|2.||necessitate (stative) cause to be a concomitant|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s something|
|Narrower (hyponym)||entail, imply, mean|