Definitions for needyˈni di

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  1. needy(adj)

    needy people collectively

    "they try to help the needy"

  2. destitute, impoverished, indigent, necessitous, needy, poverty-stricken(adj)

    poor enough to need help from others

  3. needy(adj)

    demanding or needing attention, affection, or reassurance to an excessive degree

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  1. needy(Adjective)

    In need, poor.

    Needy people want to give too, but have few material goods to offer.

  2. needy(Adjective)

    Desiring constant affirmation, lacking in self confidence

    "It's emotionally exhausting to be around her because she's so needy."

  3. Origin: From nedy, equivalent to . Compare nodig, nötig, nödig.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Needy

    distressed by want of the means of living; very por; indigent; necessitous

  2. Needy

    necessary; requiste


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