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necessitous

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adjective ne·ces·si·tous \ni-ˈse-sə-təs\

Definition of necessitous

ne·ces·si·tous·ly adverb
ne·ces·si·tous·ness noun


Examples of necessitous

  1. <all the dreaded, necessitous decisions that one must make when arranging the funeral of a loved one>

  2. <amidst the holiday feasting, merrymaking and spending, it was easy to overlook the necessitous members of the community>



1611

First Known Use of necessitous

1611


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