necessity of life
Definition of necessity of life
: a thing that a person must have in order to survive Many families cannot even afford the basic/bare necessities of life.
Word by Word Definitions
: the quality or state of being necessary
: pressure of circumstance
: physical or moral compulsion
: the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body
: a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings
: an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction
: of or relating to animate being
: using a living model
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