Translation of "essential" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective uk /ɪˈsenʃəl/ us

B1 very important and necessary

önemli, gerekli, zaruri, elzem, hayatî
Computers are an essential part of our lives.
Fibre is essential for a healthy digestive system.
[ + to do sth ] It is essential to arrive early for the show.
[ + (that) ] It is absolutely essential that she gets this message.

the most basic and important

temel, asıl, önemli, esas, belli başlı
There's one essential point I think you've forgotten.

(Translation of “essential” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)