AskDefine | Define optional

Dictionary Definition

optional adj : possible but not necessary; left to personal choice [ant: obligatory]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Adjective

  1. Not compulsory; left to personal choice; elective.
    On that beach clothing is entirely optional.

Translations

not compulsory
  • Danish: valgfrit
  • Finnish: valinnainen
  • French: optionnel
  • German: optional, wahlfrei

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1