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verb (used without object)
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Idioms for need
Origin of need
SYNONYMS FOR need
synonym study for need
OTHER WORDS FROM needneeder, nounun·need·ed, adjectivewell-needed, adjective
Words nearby need
Example sentences from the Web for need
Vosloo led the drafting of a new set of guidelines from Unicef designed to help governments and companies develop AI policies that consider children’s needs.Why kids need special protection from AI’s influence|Karen Hao|September 17, 2020|MIT Technology Review
That raises the question of a marketer’s need for NBCU’s measurement program if it already has one in place.NBCUniversal tests new measurement program to prove it can push product sales for advertisers|Tim Peterson|September 17, 2020|Digiday
The project will be the first in the county to recycle wastewater, providing more than 32 percent of the city’s needs, according to a Wednesday press release.North County Report: Schools Are Reopening for Students Most in Need|Kayla Jimenez|September 16, 2020|Voice of San Diego
It seemed like there was no need for the justification because of the decree.Podcast: COVID-19 is helping turn Brazil into a surveillance state|Anthony Green|September 16, 2020|MIT Technology Review
The ability to develop digital capabilities quickly will continue to be critical for meeting customer needs and ensuring survival for your organization.How to drive digital innovation necessary during the pandemic|Nick Chasinov|September 16, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Citizens, perhaps, need to feel like they can communicate something to science.
We need to recover and grow the idea that the proper answer to bad speech is more and better speech.
To do so is to deify a celebrity for being what we need them to be, while willfully ignoring who they really are.
The need for an Ebola vaccine in West Africa has never been greater.
“For conveniences and shops where you can buy what you need,” it is much easier, he said.The Photographer Who Gave Up Manhattan for Marrakech|Liza Foreman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The truth is, that we need both the discipline of harness and the abundant nourishment of the free pasture.The Intellectual Life|=Philip Gilbert Hamerton
"You need not be afraid of that any more, Ronnie," his uncle told him calmly.The Kingdom of the Blind|E. Phillips Oppenheim
Ah, she need have no fear; I would not trouble her with so much as a word.Wanderers|Knut Hamsun
I need not repeat the number of his great and glorious actions, which mark him the General and the hero.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
He forgot everything but the need of getting out of sight of Mr. Blacksnake as soon as ever he could.The Adventures of Old Mr. Toad|Thornton W. Burgess
British Dictionary definitions for need
Word Origin for need
Idioms and Phrases with need
In addition to the idiom beginning with need
- needle in a haystack
- needless to say
- need like a hole in the head
- cry for (crying need for).