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The answer NEED has 1298 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of need in various dictionaries:
noun - a condition requiring relief
noun - anything that is necessary but lacking
noun - the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Financial aid criterion|
|Sine qua non|
|Difficulty, so to speak|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|require (something) because it is essential or very important rather than just desirable.|
|expressing necessity or obligation.|
|circumstances in which something is necessary necessity.|
|a thing that is wanted or required.|
|the state of requiring help, or of lacking basic necessities such as food.|
|The state of requiring help, or of lacking basic necessities such as food.|
|A thing that is wanted or required.|
|Circumstances in which something is necessary necessity.|
|Expressing necessity or obligation.|
A need is something that is necessary for an organism to live a healthy life. Needs are distinguished from wants in that, in the case of a need, a deficiency causes a clear adverse outcome: a dysfunction or death. In other words, a need is something required for a safe, stable and healthy life (e.g. food, water, shelter) while a want is a desire, wish or aspiration. When needs or wants are backed by purchasing power, they have the potential to become economic demands. |
* Basic needs such as water, air, food and protection from environmental dangers are necessary for an organism to live. In addition to basic needs, humans also have needs of a social or societal nature such as the human need to socialise of belong to a family unit or group. Needs can be objective and physical, such as the need for food, or psychological and subjective, such as the need for self-esteem.
* Needs and wants are a matter of interest in, and form a common substrate for, the fields of philosophy, biology, psycholo