1. [ verb ] be compelled to
2. [ verb ] have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
Synonyms: hold have need have_got

"She has $1,000 in the bank" "He has got two beautiful daughters" "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"

Related terms: bear keep sustain keep wield monopolize stock keep keep carry have property rich_person
3. [ adjective ] highly recommended

"a book that is must reading"

Related terms: essential
4. [ noun ] the quality of smelling or tasting old or stale or mouldy
Synonyms: moldiness mustiness
Related terms: staleness
5. [ noun ] (food) grape juice before or during fermentation
Related terms: grape_juice
6. [ noun ] a necessary or essential thing

"seat belts are an absolute must"

Related terms: necessity
7. [ verb ] be logically necessary
Synonyms: need ought should
8. [ verb ] be likely or probable
Synonyms: have

"They have to be kidding"

Related terms: leave
Similar spelling:   musty