all the dreaded, necessitous decisions that one must make when arranging the funeral of a loved one
amidst the holiday feasting, merrymaking and spending, it was easy to overlook the necessitous members of the community
Recent Examples on the WebExclusive dedication to necessitous employment without interludes of hedonistic diversion renders John a bland young male.
Richard Lederer, San Diego Union-Tribune, 2 Oct. 2021
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