inevitably, necessarily, of necessity, needs(adverb)
in such a manner as could not be otherwise
"it is necessarily so"; "we must needs by objective"
Of necessity; necessarily; indispensably; often with must, and equivalent to "of need".
of necessity; necessarily; indispensably; -- often with must, and equivalent to of need
Origin: [Orig. gen. of need, used as an adverb. Cf. -wards.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'needs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #963
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'needs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #790
The numerical value of needs in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of needs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Man needs air, man needs water, man needs food and man needs adventure also! Adventure is a medicine for the infinite boredom.
California needs to take a hard look at these growing, ongoing needs and have the difficult conversation about how to meet those needs and fund them now and in the future.
From birth to age eighteen, a girl needs good parents. From eighteen to thirty-five, she needs good looks. From thirty-five to fifty-five, she needs a good personality. From fifty-five on, she needs good cash.
Big fish eats small fish; oceans need revolution! Big man beats little man; world needs revolution! Big galaxies swallow little galaxies; universe needs revolution! Anything which is not ethical needs a strong revolution!
Bond funding alone is not going to fix the staggering ongoing costs for deferred maintenance and operations of our state and local aging and deteriorating water systems, california needs to take a hard look at these growing, ongoing needs and have the difficult conversation about how to meet those needs and fund them now and in the future.
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