necessitous

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

Definition of necessitous

necessitously

adverb

necessitousness

noun

Examples of necessitous in a Sentence

  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

First Known Use of necessitous

1611

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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