- The definition of requisite is something required or necessary.
An example of requisite is your identification before you can get on a plane.
- Requisite is something that is necessary or required to achieve some goal or do some task.
An example of requisite is identification to get on a plane.
Origin: L requisitus, past participle of requirere: see require
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Origin: Middle English, from Latin requīsītus, past participle of requīrere, to require; see require.
- reqˈui·site·ly adverb
- reqˈui·site·ness noun