necessitous definition

  • adjective:
    • Needy; indigent.
    • powerful; urgent.
    • Needy, indigent, destitute, poor.
    • in need of assistance, lacking.
    • Very needy or indigent; pressed with impoverishment.
    • Narrow; destitute; pinching; pinched.
    • poor adequate to require assistance from others
  • others:
    • pushed by poverty; struggling to procure what exactly is essential for one's Station; needy.
    • To people.
    • To circumstances.
    • Synonyms Needy, Necessitous (see needy), penniless, destitute, pinched, bad.

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