in need

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Definition of in need

: in a condition of needing something (such as the things one needs to live) a charity that raises money for women and children in need

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“In need.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20need. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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