What are some alternative words for nonessential?

Synonyms for nonessentialˌnɒn əˈsɛn ʃəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inessential, nonessential(adj)

    anything that is not essential

    "they discarded all their inessentials"

    Synonyms:
    nonessential, inessential

    Antonyms:
    essential

  2. incidental, nonessential(adj)

    not of prime or central importance

    "nonessential to the integral meanings of poetry"- Pubs.MLA

    Synonyms:
    accompanying, ensuant, sequent, incident, consequent, resultant, attendant, nonessential, incidental, concomitant

    Antonyms:
    essential

Wiktionary

  1. nonessential(noun)

    Antonyms:
    mandatory, required, essential, necessary

  2. nonessential(adjective)

    Not required; not essential.

    Antonyms:
    required, mandatory, necessary, essential

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

non-essential, unessential, non-core, non-pivotal, non-critical

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#4926incident
#9269accompanying
#13621incidental
#16121attendant
#23002resultant
#27348consequent
#32604concomitant
#58509sequent
#63434inessential
#93602nonessential
#277180unessential

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