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English Definitionto need; to want; to demand; to require; requirement; need
Simplified Script需要
Traditional ScriptSame
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动) verb, (助动) auxiliary verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. Anything indispensable.
  2. The state of needing something that is absent or unavailable.
  3. A condition requiring relief.
(副) As an adverb
  1. In an essential manner.
(动) As a verb
  1. Feel or have a desire for; want strongly.
  2. Require (time or space).
  3. Require as useful, just, or proper.
  4. Request urgently and forcefully.
  5. Have need of.
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