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Detailed Translations for necessity from English to Spanish


necessity [the ~] noun

  1. the necessity (elementary matter; essential; emergency)
    la necesidad
  2. the necessity (need; destitution; disaster; adversity)
    la necesidad; la indigencia; la miseria; la adversidad
  3. the necessity (necessity of life; sustenance)

Translation Matrix for necessity:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
adversidad adversity; destitution; disaster; necessity; need adversity; authorisation; authorization; bad luck; calamity; catastrophe; disaster; misery; misfortune; reverse; sorrow; squalor; trouble
artículos de primera necesidad necessity; necessity of life; sustenance essentials; means of existence; means of support; necessities; sustenance
indigencia adversity; destitution; disaster; necessity; need depravedness; destituteness; destitution; disability; handicap; harbourless; need; neediness; physical defect; poorness; seediness; shabbiness
miseria adversity; destitution; disaster; necessity; need annoyance; blows; calamity; catastrophe; chagrin; chicanery; dearth; destitution; difficulty; disasters; discomforts; distress; fuss; grief; hardship; harping on; hassle; helplessness; lack; meagerness; meagreness; miserability; misery; misfortune; misfortunes; moaning; nagging; need; neediness; pain; parsimony; paucity; penury; poverty; problems; punches; sadness; scantiness; slenderness; sorrow; squalor; trouble; trouble making; troubles; vexation; want
necesidad adversity; destitution; disaster; elementary matter; emergency; essential; necessity; need craving; deficiency; famine; helplessness; instigation; lack; need; needyness; paucity; scantiness; scarcity; shortage; tightness; urging; want
- essential; necessary; requirement; requisite
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- necessary; necessary of life; needfulness; requisiteness

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Antonyms for "necessity":

  • inessential

Related Definitions for "necessity":

  1. anything indispensable1
    • food and shelter are necessities of life1
  2. the condition of being essential or indispensable1

Wiktionary Translations for necessity:

  1. quality or state of being necessary, unavoidable, or absolutely requisite

Cross Translation:
necessity necesidad Notwendigkeit — eine unvermeidliche Handlung oder Unterlassung, Entscheidung beziehungsweise Gegenstand
necessity necesidad nécessitécaractère de ce qui est absolument obligatoire, indispensable, de ce dont on ne peut se passer.

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