What does needful mean?

Definitions for needful
ˈnid fəlneed·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. needed, needful, required, requisite(adj)

    necessary for relief or supply

    "provided them with all things needful"


  1. needful(Noun)

    Anything necessary or requisite.

  2. needful(Noun)

    Ready money; wherewithal.

  3. needful(Adjective)

    Needed; necessary; mandatory; requisite; indispensible.

  4. Origin: From needeful, nedeful, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Needful(adj)

    full of need; in need or want; needy; distressing

  2. Needful(adj)

    necessary for supply or relief; requisite

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How to say needful in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of needful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of needful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of needful in a Sentence

  1. James Russell Lowell:

    Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    It is needful sometimes to disagree in order to agree eventually. Most especially in leadership and relationships (mark you). -Emeasoba George


    Inspiration or motivation is a means to an end i.e. it is something not often valued or sought after. But, it is needful and helpful in realizing visions, aspirations and dreams. Thus, dare to go for them (inspirations or motivations) and never take them for granted. ~Emeasoba George

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