Usage examples for necessary

  1. In order to love human things, it is necessary to know them. – The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon by Alexander Maclaren
  2. The spring almost came again, before he was strong, and it was then necessary to take a change. – Greene Ferne Farm by Richard Jefferies
  3. But as no other place could be found, it was necessary to make the best of it. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  4. Many instances, were it necessary, might be brought to this purpose. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I. by Jacob Bryant
  5. Will you give the necessary orders? – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  6. It was no longer necessary to make the best of things. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  7. " If it is necessary," said Ormsgill, " I must make it." – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  8. But I trust that the sacrifice will not be necessary. – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  9. I do not think you understand that I am no longer a little girl, and that things necessary for a woman are necessary for me. – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  10. " I don't know that it is necessary to read any good books but the good book," I said. – Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood by George MacDonald
  11. Have you found the necessary man? – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  12. It may not be necessary. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  13. But, first of all, could you find Blake if it were necessary? – Blake's Burden by Harold Bindloss
  14. And yet this is necessary. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. I. by Gustav Freytag
  15. When he thought it necessary to give medicine, he gave it in earnest. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  16. Is it absolutely necessary, Ellis? – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  17. It is only necessary to compare their position in school with their age. – Mentally Defective Children by Alfred Binet Théodore Simon