requirementnoun [ C ]uk /rɪˈkwaɪə.mənt/ us /rɪˈkwaɪr.mənt/
B2 something that you must do, or something you need:
- There is a residency requirement for obtaining citizenship.
- The government estimates that its borrowing requirement this year could reach £150 billion, subject to a wide margin of error.
- Do you have any special dietary requirements?
- One of the requirements of the job is fluency in two or more African languages.
- We haven't yet been able to find a house that meets our requirements.
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