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Synonyms for needs

in such a manner as could not be otherwise

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But, imperceptibly, my need for alcohol took form and began to grow.
When I was alone, writing or studying, I had no need for it.
Neither will the builder make his tools--and he too needs many; and in like manner the weaver and shoemaker.
the individual husbandman, for example, producing for four, and labouring four times as long and as much as he need in the provision of food with which he supplies others as well as himself; or will he have nothing to do with others and not be at the trouble of producing for them, but provide for himself alone a fourth of the food in a fourth of the time, and in the remaining three-fourths of his time be employed in making a house or a coat or a pair of shoes, having no partnership with others, but supplying himself all his own wants?
The muslins only need mending and doing up to look as well as ever; you ought not to put them away torn and soiled, my child.
Kings and queens sell their jewels when times are hard or they get turned off their thrones, and no one thinks it anything amiss, so why need you?
Only those animals partake of intelligence that have to meet a huge variety of needs and dangers.
He has no need of affectation--he is far too well satisfied with his own character; and his pride is too deep-seated to appear at all on the outside.
There were no stairs in their houses, because they did not need them, but on a level surface they generally walked just as we do.
To create itself freedom, and give a holy Nay even unto duty: for that, my brethren, there is need of the lion.
And yet there is nothing strained, no peering through telescopes to find new worlds or magnify the old; the eyes need only be lifted for a moment, and the great power is not the power of sight, but sympathy.
He himself might need support, for there was trouble ahead.
The people whom she interviewed either remembered their present need of soap, or reminded themselves that they would need it in the future; the notable point in the case being that lucky Rebecca accomplished, with almost no effort, results that poor little Emma Jane failed to attain by hard and conscientious labor.
The Sahibs will be given food as they need it - nor will the people ask money.
Through Theresa I have received your message that you need an embroidered cloak to wear, so I will go and purchase one.