needy synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term needy:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. needyadjective

    needy people collectively

    Antonyms:
    rich, undemanding

  2. destitute, impoverished, indigent, necessitous, needy, poverty-strickenadjective

    poor enough to need help from others

    Synonyms:
    needy, innocent, indigent, barren, wiped out(p), devoid, necessitous, impoverished, broken, free, poverty-stricken, destitute

    Antonyms:
    rich, undemanding

  3. needyadjective

    demanding or needing attention, affection, or reassurance to an excessive degree

    Synonyms:
    impoverished, necessitous, poverty-stricken, indigent, destitute

    Antonyms:
    rich, undemanding

Wiktionary

  1. needyadjective

    Antonyms:
    confident

  2. needyadjective

    In need, poor.

    Antonyms:
    confident

  3. needyadjective

    Desiring constant affirmation, lacking in self confidence

    Antonyms:
    confident

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. needyadjective

    Synonyms:
    indigent, destitute, poor, NECESSITOUS

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

indigent, destitute, poor, disadvantaged



© Synonyms.com