English to Afrikaans Meaning :: needy

Needy :
behoeftige
- behoeftige

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(1) The annual Christmas fuel appeal for the elderly and needy families of the greater Westport area is under way.(2) The receiving family agrees to donate the first-born female kid to another needy family; they may keep any offspring thereafter.(3) Why does such a rich nation not do more to alleviate the plight of its deprived and needy members?(4) We ran and we danced among the flotsam and jetsum of out digital lives, scattering bon mots like candies to the poor and needy children around us.(5) It is a spirit that seeks out the poorest and most needy people in the community, and assesses projects by the degree to which each will benefit them.(6) Once again, Government is moving to deprive the most needy members of society whilst, in this case, offering tax cuts to the wealthy.(7) No needy person ever left her presence empty-handed.(8) At this time of year the demands on our welfare organisations are always stretched and a small donation from you can make the world of difference to not only them but also a needy family.(9) As an alternative, a consent be taken from the poor and needy patients to receive Zakat funds on their behalf and pay towards the treatment.(10) His brother Bob is chairman of the Oak Tree Foundation, which provides humanitarian aid to the poor, sick and needy children of Romania from its base in Huddersfield.(11) Parvaiz was a silent social worker who saved many lives by donating blood to poor and needy patients and diving into the said river to save lives.(12) He further noted that such behaviour would continue to disadvantage other needy families in rural communities.(13) Old students also volunteered to help poor and needy students.(14) The foremost vision of the Trust is to provide affordable Nursing Education to the needy students from poor and under privileged families.(15) Political parties will be prevented from wasting milk, water, etc. which can be given to poor and needy people.(16) But if they are needy as a consequence of their criminal, irrational, or imprudent behavior, then it is not a fine thing.
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(1) needy ::
behoeftige
Synonyms
Adjective
1. poor ::
swak
2. deprived ::
ontneem
3. disadvantaged ::
benadeelde
4. underprivileged ::
minderbevoorregte
5. necessitous ::
behoeftige
6. in need ::
in nood
7. needful ::
benodigdhede
10. poverty-stricken ::
armoede-geteisterde
11. indigent ::
hulpbehoewende
12. impoverished ::
verarmde
14. destitute ::
haweloos
15. impecunious ::
onbemiddeld
16. penniless ::
brandarm
17. moneyless ::
sonder geld
18. broke ::
gebreek
21. penurious ::
behoeftig
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