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Synonyms of neediness

Noun


1. privation, want, deprivation, neediness, poverty, poorness, impoverishment

usage: a state of extreme poverty

2. neediness, quality

usage: the quality of needing attention and affection and reassurance to a marked degree; "he recognized her neediness but had no time to respond to it"

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