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imperative

US [ɪmˈperətɪv]
UK [ɪm'perətɪv]
  • adj.重要紧急的;迫切的;急需处理的;表示权威的
  • n.重要紧急的事;必要的事;祈使语气;祈使语气动词
  • Web命令式;强制的;祈使句
Plural Form:imperatives  
imperative
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adj.
1.
[nubn]
重要紧急的;迫切的;急需处理的very important and needing immediate attention or action
It is absolutely imperative that we finish by next week.
我们的当务之急是必须于下周完成。
It is imperative to continue the treatment for at least two months.
必须继续治疗至少两个月。
2.
表示权威的expressing authority
an imperative tone
命令的语调
3.
[obn]
表示命令的;祈使的expressing an order
an imperative sentence
祈使句
n.
1.
重要紧急的事;必要的事a thing that is very important and needs immediate attention or action
the economic imperative of quality education for all
向全民提供高质量教育对经济发展的重要性
2.
祈使语气;祈使语气动词the form of a verb that expresses an order; a verb in this form
In ‘Go away!’ the verb is in the imperative .
Go away! 中的动词是祈使语气动词。
‘Go away!’ is an imperative.
Go away! 是祈使句。

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