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OPTIONAL

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does optional mean? 

OPTIONAL (adjective)
  The adjective OPTIONAL has 1 sense:

1. possible but not necessary; left to personal choice

  Familiarity information: OPTIONAL used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


OPTIONAL (adjective)


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Meaning:

Possible but not necessary; left to personal choice

Similar:

elective (not compulsory)

ex gratia (as a favor; not compelled by legal right)

facultative (not compulsory)

nonmandatory; nonobligatory (not required by rule or law)

Antonym:

obligatory (morally or legally constraining or binding)


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