Water is imperative for survival.
It's imperative to restrict everything that makes his stomach upset.
It was imperative that everyone understood the rules so that this would not happen again.
It's imperative to describe the differences between these two software programs.
It is therefore imperative to include all names of jointly liable people from the start.
The nature of their actions makes it absolutely imperative that they fully cooperate.
The word "be" is an imperative verb.
This spiritual dimension addresses the imperative for compassion among all peoples.
There is an ethical imperative not to destroy the wonderful diversity of life on Earth.
It became imperative to relate these numbers to the actual measurements.
An imperative mood can give permission.
It is imperative that the cooperation and goodwill of the profession be regained.
This pedagogical imperative includes the obligation to inquire into the consequences of one's work with students.
The technological imperatives we were subjected to were few and far between.
There is a military imperative to stabilizing Baghdad.
Consumerism is imperative to our culture's paradigm.
Leaders have a moral imperative to develop the next generation of school leaders.
Securing a place to work seemed imperative to me during my final year at college.
These actions depend on the desires furnished by hypothetical imperatives.
They found it imperative to begin learning a second language at a young age.
It's imperative to your success.
It's imperative you see me at the earliest opportunity.
It was imperative to maintain enough control to keep from hurting or biting her.
A thatched roof is imperative in the orthodox shrine, but in modern days tiles or sheets of copper are sometimes substituted.
Still stronger was the feeling caused by his efforts to make the recital of the Athanasian Creed optional instead of imperative in the Anglican Church.
His plans, probably not very definite, were disturbed by an imperative message from the queen, ordering him not to return to England without her permission.
It was imperative to fill his place with a man of ability and influence.
But his orders were imperative, and the 4th brigade was already moving off and had to be supported at any cost.
An increase of sententious imperative clauses is also to be noted.
For her there was no categorical imperative, no moral code save to follow the promptings of her heart.
It is imperative that cream destined for butter-making should be free from pathogenic organisms.
At this time it became imperative that satisfactory provision should be made for the succession to the Danish throne.
Clement realized the imperative necessity of conciliating the powers.
After the conquest of the Euphrates and Tigris provinces it was imperative that the royal residence should be fixed there.
But the events which were taking place in Europe made it imperative to send home a part of the army of Africa, and Medea had to be evacuated.
Here good instruction is imperative at the outset.