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needy 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈnēdē/,
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needier, comparative; neediest, superlative;
  1. (of a person) Lacking the necessities of life; very poor
    • - needy and elderly people
  2. (of circumstances) Characterized by poverty
    • - those from needy backgrounds

  1. destitute: poor enough to need help from others
  2. needy people collectively; "they try to help the needy"
  3. demanding or needing attention, affection, or reassurance to an excessive degree
  4. (neediness) privation: a state of extreme poverty
  5. In need, poor
  6. (needily) In a needy manner
  7. (neediness) The characteristic of being needy
  8. Temporary Assistance to Needy Families
  9. Those who we publicly claim to be the target of all of our leftist policies, which they need to survive and keep them in a dependent, blissful state from cradle to grave. We are their sole voice and we are dedicated to increasing their power and numbers.