needy people collectively
"they try to help the needy"
destitute, impoverished, indigent, necessitous, needy, poverty-stricken(adj)
poor enough to need help from others
demanding or needing attention, affection, or reassurance to an excessive degree
In need, poor.
Needy people want to give too, but have few material goods to offer.
Desiring constant affirmation, lacking in self confidence
"It's emotionally exhausting to be around her because she's so needy."
Origin: From nedy, equivalent to . Compare nodig, nötig, nödig.
distressed by want of the means of living; very por; indigent; necessitous
The numerical value of needy in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of needy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He doubly benefits the needy who gives quickly.
The saddest part is if the guy was that needy, he could have just come down to our center.
We are the large regional hospital in a three-hour radius, and we were turning down sick and needy babies from other hospitals.
The fact is, there is not an unlimited pot of money to help needy students or high-achieving low-income students. And there is a certain one-for-one, a crowding-out effect.
You may not be able to give out all your resources/riches/fortune to the needy/helpless. But, you can give out some part of it/them just to advance the cause of the needy/helpless.
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