HyperDic: unessential

English > 1 sense of the word unessential:
ADJECTIVEallunessential, inessentialnot basic or fundamental
English > unessential: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningnot basic or fundamental.
Attribute ofessentiality, essentialnessBasic importance
NarroweraccessorialNonessential but helpful
incidental, nonessential, accidentalnot of prime or central importance
See alsodispensablecapable of being dispensed ... / dispensed ... / dispensed with or done without
expendableSuitable to be expended
extrinsicnot forming an essential part of a thing or arising or originating from the outside
secondaryOf second rank or importance or value
unimportantnot important
unnecessary, unneedednot necessary
OppositeessentialBasic and fundamental

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