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Definitions of need:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: noun

Necessity: a state that requires relief: want.

part of speech: verb

To want; to require; to have necessity for; in the third pers. sing. pres., need is employed as an auxiliary, and drops the usual terminating s, as he need not come.

part of speech: verb transitive

To be in want of; to require.

part of speech: verb transitive

To have occasion for: to want.

part of speech: noun

Want; occasion for something; necessity; pressing difficulty.

part of speech: noun

Lack of anything desired or useful; necessity; urgent want; poverty; distress.

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Authority to act at discretion; permission; leave; unrestrained liberty; legal permission; as, an automobile license; permitted variation from a rule; as, poetic license. ...

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