Noun(1) a condition requiring relief(2) anything that is necessary but lacking(3) the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior(4) a state of extreme poverty or destitution
Verb(1) require as useful, just, or proper(2) have need of(3) have or feel a need for
(1) Clinicians need to understand that this recommendation can reduce the risk of errors.(2) How can they be available for a photo opportunity but not there to help people in their hour of need ?(3) if you have need of further instructions(4) Sadly, the band's most recent work satisfies this desperate need to an alarming degree.(5) do you need anything?(6) If they persist, they may find that relativism will prove a poor friend in their hour of need .(7) East Yorkshire pig farmers don't need reminding of that.(8) they need to win tomorrow(9) Some people felt there would be a need for security cameras if the shop were re-opened.(10) we need her permission(11) all you need to do is register(12) Present-day reality highlights the pressing need for the state's advance preparation for possible wars.(13) A need for counting arose, then writing and numerals were needed to record transactions.(14) It is easy to see why the First Minister turned to Ward in an hour of need .(15) there's no need to worry(16) you need to be over 21 to enter the competition
(1) no need :: nie nodig nie
(2) need help :: hulp nodig
(3) in need :: in nood
(4) need not :: het nie nodig nie
(5) the need :: die behoefte
(6) in need of :: benodig
(7) no need to :: nie nodig nie
(8) need rest :: moet rus
1. necessity ::
2. requirement ::
4. difficulty ::
5. penury ::
6. want ::
7. demand ::
8. motivation ::
9. require ::
10. have to ::
11. yearn for ::
12. call for ::
need, needed, needful, needing, needless, needy
Word Example from TV Shows
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there's something I NEED to tell you.
The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 2
we NEED to have our stories straight.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 17
- it may as well be yours, eh?
- No NEED for cynicism.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1
something I NEED to say.
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 18
I NEED him dead right now.
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 8
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