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noun need pronunciation in American English /nid/
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singularneed
pluralneeds
 
  1. [singular/uncountable] a situation in which it is necessary for something to be done
    The bank will lend us more money, should the need arise.
    need for: The government recognizes the need for immediate action.
    There isn’t much need for further research.
    a need to do something: We feel there is a need to improve internal communications.
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    1. a.
      [countable] [usually plural] something that you need in order to be healthy, comfortable, successful, etc.
      someone’s needs: People with mental health problems have special needs.
      meet a need (=provide what is needed): We want this school to meet the needs of all our children.
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