See also: necessàries
necessaries pl (plural only)
- Necessary or indispensable items.
1749, Henry Fielding, The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling, London: A[ndrew] Millar, OCLC 928184292:
- These exclamations continued till they were interrupted by the lady, who now proceeded to execute the commission given her by her brother, and gave orders for providing all necessaries for the child, appointing a very good room in the house for his nursery.
- 1908, Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows