v. make necessary or indispensable; render unavoidable
Your proposal will necessitate borrowing more money.
Sentence in Classic:
It looked as if the pair might take an immediate departure, and so necessitate very prompt and energetic measures on my part.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The system might at first necessitate a resort to some of the very shifts and expedients from which she intended it should free her; but she felt sure that in a short time she would be able to play the game in her own way.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
On leaving the paternal chamber, the young man found his mother, who was waiting for him with the famous recipe of which the counsels we have just repeated would necessitate frequent employment.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
That disadvantage is not diminished, when that pressure necessitates the drawing of stipendiary emoluments, before those emoluments are strictly due and payable.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
But what plays the mischief with this masterly code is the admirable brevity of it, which necessitates a vast volume of commentaries to expound it.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
The friend whom he had known under a shabby and necessitous guise had become a brilliant figure on the London Press.