Definitions For Essential

noun

  • Anything indispensable

adjective

  • Defining rights and duties as opposed to giving the rules by which rights and duties are established
  • Basic and fundamental
  • Being or relating to or containing the essence of a plant etc

adjective

  • Of the greatest importance
  • Absolutely necessary; vitally necessary

verb

  • Something that is basic or necessary : something essential

Is Essential a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
9
Words with Friends
11

The word Essential is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Essential in a Sentence

  • As a fighter pilot, he knows that good vision is essential.
  • Free speech is an essential right of citizenship.
  • The essential problem with this plan is that it will cost too much.
  • The essentials for success include a willingness to work and the right attitude
  • This will be just an introduction to the essentials of computer programming

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Antonyms for Essential

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