Origin of requisiteClassical Latin requisitus, past participle of requirere: see require
In order to become a licensed real estate agent, it is a requisite to pass the state and national exams.
- 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 of requisiteMiddle English from Latin requīsītus past participle of requīrere to require ; see require .
(comparative more requisite, superlative most requisite)
- The requisite energy is derived from the battery.
- After early toast, cereal, and requisite coffee, we were on our way.
- But he was entirely without the weightier qualities requisite for such a part as he undertook to play in public affairs.
- The ukaz allowed peasants with the requisite qualifications to vote as landowners.
- It is, however, requisite to make provision for the effect of changes in atmospheric temperature.