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Such schemes take money from people who can least afford to spend it to support an unneeded bureaucracy that eats money people thought they were providing for education.
Jesse Helms

Meaning of "unneeded" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UNNEEDED

unneeded  [ʌnˈniːdɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UNNEEDED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Unneeded is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES UNNEEDED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of unneeded in the English dictionary

The definition of unneeded in the dictionary is not needed, unnecessary.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UNNEEDED


beaded
ˈbiːdɪd
corded
ˈkɔːdɪd
deluded
dɪˈluːdɪd
extruded
ɪkˈstruːdɪd
guarded
ˈɡɑːdɪd
included
ɪnˈkluːdɪd
recorded
rɪˈkɔːdɪd
reeded
ˈriːdɪd
retarded
rɪˈtɑːdɪd
secluded
sɪˈkluːdɪd
seeded
ˈsiːdɪd
self-seeded
ˌsɛlfˈsiːdɪd
sordid
ˈsɔːdɪd
unceded
ʌnˈsiːdɪd
undeeded
ʌnˈdiːdɪd
unheeded
ʌnˈhiːdɪd
unimpeded
ˌʌnɪmˈpiːdɪd
unseeded
ʌnˈsiːdɪd
unsucceeded
ˌʌnsəkˈsiːdɪd
unweeded
ʌnˈwiːdɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UNNEEDED

unnavigable
unnavigated
unneath
unnecessarily
unnecessariness
unnecessary
unneedful
unneedfully
unnegotiable
unneighborly
unneighboured
unneighbourly
unnerve
unnerved
unnerving
unnervingly
unnest
unnetted
unneurotic
unnewsworthy

WORDS THAT END LIKE UNNEEDED

added
blended
branded
decided
divided
embedded
expanded
extended
guided
headed
hooded
intended
landed
loaded
minded
padded
provided
recommended
red-headed
rounded

Synonyms and antonyms of unneeded in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «unneeded» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UNNEEDED

Find out the translation of unneeded to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of unneeded from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «unneeded» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

不需要
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

que no sean necesarios
570 millions of speakers

English

unneeded
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अनावश्यक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

غير الضرورية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

нужны
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desnecessário
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অপ্রয়োজনীয়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

inutiles
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tidak diperlukan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

nicht benötigte
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

不必要な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

불필요한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Unneeded
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

không cần thiết
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தேவையில்லாத
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अनावश्यक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gereksiz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

non necessari
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

niepotrzebne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

потрібні
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

nu sunt necesare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αχρείαστα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

onnodige
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

obehövliga
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

unødvendige
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of unneeded

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UNNEEDED»

The term «unneeded» is quite widely used and occupies the 49.392 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UNNEEDED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about unneeded

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3 QUOTES WITH «UNNEEDED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word unneeded.
1
Edith Head
If you hunger for certain types of clothes, for which you have little use, put yourself on a diet. Just as you resist too much whipped cream and French pastry to keep your figure in shape, you can say no to those yearned-for but unneeded purchases that lead to a wardrobe that is shapeless and without form.
2
Jesse Helms
Such schemes take money from people who can least afford to spend it to support an unneeded bureaucracy that eats money people thought they were providing for education.
3
Fred Woodworth
It seems like such a terrible shame that innocent civilians have to get hurt in wars, otherwise combat would be such a wonderfully healthy way to rid the human race of unneeded trash.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UNNEEDED»

Discover the use of unneeded in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to unneeded and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Best Practices: Elements Critical to Successfully Reducing ...
Reviews a number of issues related to the federal government's research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) infrastructure.
Victor S. Rezendes, 1998
2
Federal Real Property: Progress Made in Reducing Unneeded ...
The VA operates one of the largest healthcare-related real estate portfolios in the nation.
Mark L. Goldstein, 2009
3
State Department sale of unneeded overseas property has ...
United States General Accounting Office Washington, DC 20548 June 11, 2002 The Honorable Christopher Shays Chairman, Subcommittee on National Security , Veterans Affairs, and International Relations Committee on Government ...
4
The Unneeded Panic Room (Short Story):
Michael hoped she didn't think that President Hart was saying that the people themselves were unneeded. It was a tricky point to make. “Why, then, would a society choose to legalize same-sex marriage?” President Hart asked. “Some people ...
Stephen Measure, 2014
5
Defense infrastructure : demolition of unneeded buildings ...
United States General Accounting Office GAO Report to the Chairman, Subcommittee on Military Installations and Facilities, Committee on National Security, House of Representatives May 1997 DEFENSE INFRASTRUCTURE Demolition of ...
6
Military base closures progress in completing actions from ...
As a result of the BRAC process, DOD designated about 518,500 acres of property at BRAC-affected installations as unneeded.21 Forty-six percent of the acreage has been scheduled to go to federal entities, and most of the remainder will go ...
7
Military Base Closures: Opportunities Exist to Improve ...
Although opportunities exist to expedite the cleanup and transfer of unneeded BRAC 2005 properties, as well as untransferred properties from prior BRAC rounds, it is not clear to what extent each of these opportunities are considered for ...
Government Accountability Office Washington Dc
8
Military Base Closures: Updated Status of Prior Base ...
As of September 30, 2004, nearly 72 percent (364,000 acres) of the approximately 504,000 acres15 of unneeded BRAC property from the prior rounds had been transferred to other federal or nonfederal entities. When leased land is added to ...
James R. Reifsnyder, Barry W. Holman, 2005
9
Military base closures updated status of prior base ...
As of September 30, 2004, nearly 72 percent (364,000 acres) of the approximately 504,000 acres15 of unneeded BRAC property from the prior rounds had been transferred to other federal or nonfederal entities. When leased land is added to ...
United States, Government Accountability Office
10
Defense Inventory: Opportunities Exist to Save Billions by ...
Until the Air Force policy provides incentives, such as requiring contract termination review for all unneeded on-order inventory or reducing the amount of funds available for the Air Force Materiel Command by an amount up to the value of the ...
William M. Solis, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UNNEEDED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term unneeded is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Museum auctions off unneeded items
... July 24, 2015 at 10:26 a.m.. The Cape Fear Museum of History and Science doesn't need all the stuff it has. And so it periodically auctions off unneeded items. «StarNewsOnline.com, Jul 15»
2
Woman indicted for buying unneeded drugs with Medicare card
FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A woman accused of visiting hundreds of medical facilities around the country to buy unnecessary prescription drugs with her Medicare card ... «Washington Times, Jul 15»
3
Unneeded X-rays for breast cancer patients cost millions: Study
Doctors are ordering unnecessary imaging tests for breast cancer patients which cost the health system millions of dollars annually, according to researchers at ... «Ottawa Sun, Jun 15»
4
Lawsuit: Florida dentist ran 'house of horrors,' mistreated children …
Multiple parents say in a lawsuit that a Florida children's dentist ran a "house of horrors" and performed unneeded tooth extractions and surgical procedures ... «Fox News, May 15»
5
Grapevine: Pentagon building unwanted, unneeded and unused
The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction concludes -- the facility at Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan -- was unwanted -- unneeded -- and ... «Fox News, May 15»
6
Generals in Afghanistan Failed to Cancel Unneeded $36 Million …
Generals in Afghanistan Failed to Cancel Unneeded $36 Million Facility ... multiple officials had warned it was unneeded, a watchdog reported Wednesday. «GovExec.com, May 15»
7
Dentists Charged Taxpayers $175M For Unneeded Work On Kids
Nearly 500 dentists in four states billed Medicaid almost $175 million for potentially fake, unneeded or shoddy work on kids in 2012, a government watchdog ... «Daily Caller, May 15»
8
Golden Hammer: House dedicates millions to unneeded missile …
... to approve the national defense budget that includes millions of dollars for a missile-defense site that Pentagon officials have repeatedly said is unneeded. «Washington Times, May 15»
9
ACA Unneeded for Medicaid Growth
Although Cliff Asness raises important issues regarding whether ObamaCare can be called a success, he concedes too much to those who “note triumphantly ... «Wall Street Journal, Apr 15»
10
Alex Rodriguez milestone bonus drama an unneeded distraction
On Sunday night, during the Subway Series finale in the Bronx, we again were reminded who owns New York. No, not the 27-time champion Yankees. And not ... «Newsday, Apr 15»

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