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  • as innecessary
  • as inbinding
  • as indutiful

synonyms for incumbent on

  • basic
  • crucial
  • decisive
  • fundamental
  • imperative
  • indispensable
  • mandatory
  • needed
  • paramount
  • required
  • significant
  • unavoidable
  • urgent
  • vital
  • binding
  • cardinal
  • chief
  • expedient
  • prerequisite
  • pressing
  • prime
  • principal
  • requisite
  • all-important
  • bottom-line
  • compelling
  • compulsory
  • de rigueur
  • elementary
  • exigent
  • momentous
  • name of game
  • needful
  • obligatory
  • quintessential
  • specified
  • wanted
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antonyms for incumbent on

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  • additional
  • extra
  • inessential
  • minor
  • nonessential
  • optional
  • secondary
  • trivial
  • unimportant
  • unnecessary
  • voluntary
  • insignificant
  • contingent
  • needless
  • useless
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How to use incumbent on in a sentence

I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Then he got slowly upon his knees, and, gently removing the incumbent folds of canvas, looked out.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The observance is incumbent on an individual in a certain condition; but his heart is against it.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Kingston-on-Thames is still provincial in appearance, though now the centre of a great growth of modern suburbs.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Besides the districts mentioned, tobacco is grown largely in that of Frankfort-on-the Oder.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Doubtless he had felt it incumbent on himself to sing my praises, for he had always been blind to my faults.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Madame Malmaison had always been a little proud of the beauty and grace and sweetness of her fitter-on.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
Berwick-on-Tweed lies partly in England and partly in Scotland, the river which runs through it forming the boundary line.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
Louis the Goon Engel was a mere walk-on in the piece, a spear-carrier doomed to death.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
From Kingston-on-Thames, the perfectly kept road closely follows the river.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
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WORDS RELATED TO INCUMBENT ON

  • bounden
  • compulsory
  • conclusive
  • counted upon
  • essential
  • imperative
  • incumbent on
  • indissoluble
  • irrevocable
  • mandatory
  • obligatory
  • required
  • requisite
  • unalterable
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