What is the opposite of need?

60 antonyms found



[ n_ˈiː_d], [ nˈiːd], [ nˈiːd]

Antonyms for Need:


Usage examples of Need:

  1. The poor make use of me, because they need not give me much to eat. "Romance of the Rabbit", Francis Jammes.
  2. But she didn't need to. "Chicken Little Jane", Lily Munsell Ritchie.
  3. They need more than we can give them. "The Cattle-Baron's Daughter", Harold Bindloss.

Rhymes for Need:

  1. misread, knead, meade, feed, fried, proceed, bleed, stampede, breed, bead, recede, secede, keyed, speed, bede, lead, mead, deed, lipide, plead, tweed, weed, indeed, creed, impede, precede, mislead, reid, heed, swede, seed, supersede, cede, succeed, freed, reed, read, misdeed, greed;
  2. exceed, agreed, accede, elide, decreed, concede;
  3. guaranteed, disagreed, intercede;

Quotes for Need:

  1. I respect the people who buy my records and come to my concerts. It's only fair that I always try to give them the very best that's in me. After all, I need them more than they need me. Andy Gibb.
  2. Everything we earn we need as a reserve. Ingvar Kamprad.
  3. We need to promote development that does not destroy our environment. Wangari Maathai.

Idioms of Need:

  1. need head examined;
  2. take/ need a cold shower;
  3. He that is down need fear no fall;