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Princeton's WordNet

  1. needed, needful, required, requisiteadjective

    necessary for relief or supply

    "provided them with all things needful"


  1. neededadjective

    Necessary; being needed.

  2. Etymology: From. The adjective follows from the verb.


  1. needed

    Needed refers to something that is necessary or required for a particular purpose or situation. It implies a lack or absence of the item or action, suggesting that it is crucial or essential to meet certain needs, goals, or expectations.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Needed

    of Need

Editors Contribution

  1. needed



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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Needed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #568

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Needed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #995

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Needed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Needed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Needed in a Sentence

  1. Hubert Malicote:

    Time was going fast. We needed to make a decision about what to do, we decided it was time to get married.

  2. Amit Singh:

    This was [ in part ] due to the fact that blood could not get to the patient fast enough, as traditional transport means take far too long due to poor road infrastructure and the distance that needed to be covered.

  3. Robert Hartwig:

    A reasonable assessment is that no program is needed.

  4. Bill Bennett:

    I think a generation change is needed as well, both political parties could use a generation shift… We need to make that change.

  5. Stephanie Packer:

    So we just...carried on, and it took us about a month before my husband and I started discussing (the diagnosis). I think we both needed to process it separately and figure out what that really meant.

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