Definition of needy:
destitute, famished, badass, hard up, constitutionally, pauperized, the poor, poor, dirt-poor, barren, beggared, the dispossessed, poverty-stricken, beggar, indigent, wiped out, adaptive, addictive, the needy, devoid, needful, born, dirt farmer, flexible, skint, strapped, rich, necessitous, the have-nots, pauper, white trash, penniless, classy, impecunious, threadbare, flawed, the least/less privileged, free, penurious, beggarly, clingy, babyish, broken, broke, penniless, impoverished, peasant, innocent, down-and-out.
- "The Siege of Boston", Allen French.
- "Marcia Schuyler", Grace Livingston Hill Lutz.
The States, aided by Federal grants, now assist some 6 million needy people through the programs of Old Age Assistance, Aid to Dependent Children, Aid to the Blind, and Aid to the Totally and Permanently Disabled.- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.