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need

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  • nounwant, requirement
  • nounpoverty
  • nounemergency; pressing lack
  • verbwant something
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Synonyms for need

noun want, requirement
  • commitment
  • demand
  • obligation
  • right
  • urgency
  • use
  • wish
  • charge
  • committal
  • compulsion
  • desideratum
  • devoir
  • duty
  • essential
  • exigency
  • extremity
  • longing
  • must
  • occasion
  • requisite
  • weakness
  • ought
  • the urge

Antonyms for need

  • nonessential
  • comfort
  • fortune
  • have
  • luxury
  • plenty
  • riches
  • wealth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to need

absence

noun. state of lacking something needed or usual
  • dearth
  • deficiency
  • drought
  • inadequacy
  • insufficiency
  • lack
  • need
  • omission
  • privation
  • unavailability
  • void
  • want
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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