needs needs  /ˈnidz/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in such a manner as could not be otherwise

Usage(s):

  1. Paula needs to go away.
  2. Special-needs dolls, and Down Syndrome dolls in particular, have come in for criticism from parents who believe they pigeonhole their children and rely on stereotypes.
  3. Obama needs to pump serious cash into the economy in a way that promotes his long-term priorities.

News

  1. SingTel Needs Sale to Unlock SE Asia

    SingTel Needs Sale to Unlock SE Asia        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Ghana needs to renegotiate some resource deals- Vice President

    ACCRA (Reuters) - Ghana needs to renegotiate some resource contracts to optimize tax revenues for the cocoa-, gold- and oil-exporting nation, Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur said on Wednesday. He said there was a widely held view that Ghana, which posted a fiscal deficit of more than 12 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) last year, needed to increase resource revenues to improve its ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Oman needs to slash spending to keep budget sustainable - IMF

    DUBAI (Reuters) - Oman needs to contain state spending and raise non-oil revenue in the medium term to keep its fiscal balance sustainable, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday. "Spending ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "LeBron James needs to go to another team with two superstars already so he can win a championship," Gilbert said. "We will win a championship before (the Heat) do."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dan Gilbert Source: Fear the Sword (blog)

  2. ...the ruling prevents outright bans, Justice Samuel Alito, writing for the court, said the constitutional guarantee does not eliminate the ability of states and cities "to devise solutions to social problems that suit local needs and...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Samuel Alito Source: The Press Association

  3. "We'll begin making the immediate investments necessary to put people back to work doing the work America needs done," Obama said in his weekly radio address Saturday.
    on Feb 17, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

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