Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A needy person; a person who is in want.
  • noun Needlework.
  • noun The process of using a surgical needle.

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  • noun A needy person.
  • verb Present participle of needle.

Etymologies

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From need +‎ -ling.

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From needle +‎ -ing.

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