Usage examples for needs

  1. Every day the Bushmen bring me enough meat and water for my needs. – By Veldt and Kopje by William Charles Scully
  2. A clock neither wants nor needs a rest. – Christopher and the Clockmakers by Sara Ware Bassett
  3. I suppose Allenby will look after him, Dad, if he needs anything?" – Captain Jim by Mary Grant Bruce
  4. We have said all that needs to be said, and I must not keep you. – Lover or Friend by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  5. He said awkwardly: Just tell him Joe Kenmore's in town and needs him. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  6. We sometimes refuse to sell to a customer because we know that he needs something different from what we have. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  7. She needs me so much. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  8. I can do that- but this needs more strength than I've got. – Plays: Lady Frederick, The Explorer, A Man of Honor by William Somerset Maugham
  9. Money for his needs, money for his dear little girl. – Idle Hour Stories by Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  10. A case of this sort needs close study. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  11. It needs a few words of explanation. – Thought-Forms by Annie Besant C.W. Leadbeater
  12. " By this time he has probably changed his mind and needs your help. – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. You have simply to ask yourself what your needs are. – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  14. I'll take care of the poor soul as long as she needs it- and that will not be very long in my opinion, for if ever I saw death in a woman's face, it is looking out of hers. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1904 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  15. That is the right thing; and for that he will work day and night, body and soul, and if needs be, die. – Literary and General Lectures and Essays by Charles Kingsley
  16. Sometimes a man can see no further and needs to look no further." – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  17. Perhaps some one that needs a kind Assistance; my Father is in Bed, and I'll venture to know their Business; bring her up. – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn
  18. " Sir," said Sir Balin, " I pray thee make ready, for thou must needs go with me- or else I must fight with thee and take thee by force." – The Legends Of King Arthur And His Knights by James Knowles
  19. And, from what I hear, Mrs. Golden needs help. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store by Laura Lee Hope
  20. If he has This, whatever it is, in one way or another, he will find his way to every book he needs. – The Lost Art of Reading by Gerald Stanley Lee