who needs...? Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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who needs...?

mainly humorous used to ​mean that the thing referred to is not ​necessary or ​useful, or ​causestrouble: Men! Who ​needs them?
(Definition of who needs...? from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “who needs...?”
in Chinese (Simplified) …才没人想要呢!…
in Chinese (Traditional) …才沒人想要呢!…
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