need verb (MUST HAVE) translate to Traditional Chinese

Translation of "need" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [T] (MUST HAVE)
to have to have something, or to want something very much
Babies need constant care.
The doctor said I needed an operation.
[+ to infinitive] I need to go to the toilet.
Most people need to feel loved.
[+ obj + to infinitive ] I need you to help me choose an outfit.
I badly need (= strongly want) a rest from all this.
informal I don't need all this hassle.
Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessaryWanting thingsHoping and hopefulness
If you say that someone or something needs something else, you mean that they should have it, or would get an advantage from having it
What you need, my son, is a nice hot bowl of soup.
[+ -ing verb] This room needs brightening up a bit.
[+ past participle or + -ing verb] She needs her hair washed/ UK washing.
Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessary
(Definition of need verb (MUST HAVE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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