Meaning & Definition of Obligatory in English
1. Morally or legally constraining or binding
- "Attendance is obligatory"
- "An obligatory contribution"
2. Required by obligation or compulsion or convention
- "He made all the obligatory apologies"
Examples of using
One may add matres lectionis when the word could be ambiguous, but surely it is not obligatory.
Presence of all members is obligatory.