English to Afrikaans Meaning :: needs

Needs :
- behoeftes

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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
Adverb(1) in such a manner as could not be otherwise

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(1) they must needs depart(2) They rob man of all the comfort of the Gospel; as if he must needs do something and perform some work to justify his own soul!(3) Hence the ÔÇÿsee system,ÔÇÖ as it is called; which simply means that the Bishop who would thus exercise his office must needs do it within definite limits of space, and where the want is greatest, that is, where life and population have met together, in the city, rather than primarily over long lines of railways and interminable prairies.
Related Words
(1) need ::
(2) special needs ::
spesiale behoeftes
(3) basic needs ::
basiese behoeftes
(4) meet the needs ::
voldoen aan die behoeftes
(5) their needs ::
hul behoeftes
(6) personal needs ::
persoonlike behoeftes
1. of necessity ::
2. necessity ::
3. requirement ::
5. difficulty ::
6. penury ::
7. want ::
8. demand ::
9. motivation ::
10. require ::
11. have to ::
12. yearn for ::
Verlang na
13. call for ::
roep vir
1. unnecessarily ::
Different Forms
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

You know,
dude needs his eye candy.
That\'s it.

You know, dude NEEDS his eye candy. That's it.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 2

You know what this place needs?

You know what this place NEEDS?

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 16

I\'ve been instructed
to give her
anything she needs.

I've been instructed to give her anything she NEEDS.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 10

I think what really needs to be rescued is
your sense of whimsy, but one quest at a time.

I think what really NEEDS to be rescued is your sense of whimsy, but one quest at a time.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 19

She needs the rod.

She NEEDS the rod.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 2

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