Definition of necessitude in English:

necessitude

noun

  • The fact or condition of being in need; an instance of this; need; necessity. Now rare.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin necessitūdō relation or connection between persons or things, compulsion, constraint, neediness from necesse + -tūdō.

Pronunciation

necessitude

/nɪˈsɛsɪtjuːd//nɪˈsɛsɪtʃuːd/