as the need arises

Definition of as the need arises

  1. :  when it is necessary to do so Jobs will be created as the need arises.

Word by Word Definitions

needplay
  1. :  necessary duty :  obligation

    :  a lack of something requisite, desirable, or useful

    :  a physiological or psychological requirement for the well-being of an organism

  1. :  to be needful or necessary

    :  to be in want

    :  to be in need of :  require

ariseplay arises
  1. :  to begin to occur or to exist :  to come into being or to attention

    :  to originate from a source

    :  to get up or stand up :  rise


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