Necessities of Life


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Necessities of Life

Things one requires to avoid death. Examples include food, sleep, shelter and clothing. Most necessities of life require money to purchase them. Jobs, investments and even insurance can be utilized to pay for the necessities of life. See also: Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Activities of daily living.
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A year after Ezekiel's death, the parents were charged with failing to provide the necessities of life.
Voting for a mayor for each region seems ludicrous to me at a time when so many cuts are being made and so many people are having to do without the necessities of life and proper care.
He pointed out that about 20 civilians died as a result of the detention, which lasted nearly a month without food, medicine and most important necessities of life for them.
He expressed gratitude to all Kuwaiti charities that extend a helping hand to the needy everywhere, especially children that need the basic necessities of life, such as housing, education, and medical care.
THIS female grizzly and her cub are proof that Jungle Book's Baloo was right when he told Mowgli that the bare necessities of life will come to you.
Findings of the study show that these young girls were deprived of all the necessities of life and lead a vulnerable life.
David Cameron said Britain had already given PS7m in aid but, questioned about the conflict at an event yesterday, added: "I can announce we are going to give a further PS3m of aid to help make sure the people in Gaza have the basic necessities of life, the food, the shelter and the assistance they need.
The tribal belt is among the most impoverished regions of the country and even the basic necessities of life are not available in most parts.
There is a need to minimize dependence on fossil fuel subsidies and ensure adequate provision of basic necessities of life across the region.
I was not a rabid fan of the former nationalised utilities, they were monolithic and often overburdened with bureaucrats but at least they made a fair attempt to distribute the necessities of life.
Hr warned that food and medicine distribution would be affected, along with transport and access to other so-called necessities of life such as heating, the report added.
Today, she enjoys all the basic necessities of life and has improved the overall quality of life for her household.