Synonyms of of the essence in English:

of the essence


See definition of of the essence

phrase

1‘approval can take months when speed is not of the essence’

SYNONYMS
vital, essential, indispensable, crucial, key, necessary, needed, required, called for, requisite, important, all-important, vitally important, of the utmost importance, of great consequence, critical, life-and-death, imperative, mandatory, compulsory, obligatory, urgent, pressing, burning, compelling, acute, paramount, pre-eminent, high-priority, significant, consequential
ANTONYMS

inessential