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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inevitably, necessarily, of necessity, needs(adverb)

    in such a manner as could not be otherwise

    "it is necessarily so"; "we must needs by objective"

Wiktionary

  1. needs(Adverb)

    Of necessity; necessarily; indispensably; often with must, and equivalent to "of need".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Needs(adverb)

    of necessity; necessarily; indispensably; -- often with must, and equivalent to of need

    Etymology: [Orig. gen. of need, used as an adverb. Cf. -wards.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'needs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #963

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'needs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #790

Anagrams for needs »

  1. denes

  2. dense

How to pronounce needs?

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How to say needs in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of needs in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of needs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of needs in a Sentence

  1. United We Win spokesperson:

    Iowa Democrats want to support a leader with a vision for our country's future, and a Rhodes Scholar mayor is exactly what we need -- but Cory Booker is the only one with a record of delivering real change both in Washington and in Cory Booker own community, our party needs to rally around a candidate with a progressive platform and a pragmatic, results-oriented outlook in order to beat Donald Trump. Cory Booker exemplifies those qualities better than any other candidate, whether they're a fellow Rhodes Scholar mayor or not.

  2. Prime Minister David Cameron:

    Let's have a look and see whether more needs to be done and whether the flood defenses need to made even higher than they are already, and that's exactly what we'll look at.

  3. Arash Sobhani:

    He needs to step up and do what is right. Ban the Iranian federation until they allow all the Iranian women to go to the stadium. They should be just as equal as the men.

  4. Joko Widodo:

    There needs to be change, it's imperative that we build a new international economic order that is open to new emerging economic powers.

  5. Mark Warner:

    That raises a whole host of questions that the American public needs an answer to and the Congress needs an answer to.

Images & Illustrations of needs

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