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Synonyms for need

Synonyms for need

a condition in which something necessary or desirable is required or wanted

something asked for or needed

an act or course of action that is demanded of one, as by position, custom, law, or religion

to be required or compelled to do

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to be without what is needed, required, or essential

Synonyms for need

a condition requiring relief

anything that is necessary but lacking

the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal

a state of extreme poverty or destitution

have need of

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It is anticipated that the arrangements will come into place in April 2015 and will be for an initial 3 year period with the option to extend for a further 2 1-year periods subject to the council still having need for the service and contractor performance.
The contract is expected to be effective from January 2014 and will be for a period of three years with the option to extend by a further two one year periods subject to the Council still having need for the contract and satisfactory supplier performance.
It is anticipated that the arrangements will come into place in April 2015 and will be for an initial three year period with the option to extend for a further two 1 year periods subject to the council still having need for the service and contractor performance.
It is anticipated that the contract will commence in November 2015 and will be for an initial period of 3 years with an option to extend for a further 2 (1+1) years, subject to the Council still having need for the arrangement and satisfactory contractor performance.
Certainly not my recent status as mental patient, but of having need of another human being.
Customers are unpredictable--besides having needs, there are aesthetics to consider.