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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

option +‎ -al

AdjectiveEdit

optional (not comparable)

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

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optional (plural optionals)

  1. Something that is not compulsory, especially part of an academic course.
  2. (programming) In the Swift programming language, a kind of variable that is assigned a specific data type but may or may not hold an actual value.

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɔptsɪ̯oˈnaːl/
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  • Hyphenation: op‧ti‧o‧nal

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optional (not comparable)

  1. optional

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English optional.

NounEdit

optional m (invariable)

  1. optional accessory
  2. handicap (horse racing)

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