Definition of a friend in need is a friend indeed in English:

a friend in need is a friend indeed

phrase

proverb
  • A person who helps at a difficult time is a truly reliable person.

    • ‘First she must help the ant because a friend in need is a friend indeed and she can find another worm soon.’
    • ‘As the English saying goes; a friend in need is a friend indeed.’
    • ‘We all have been hearing from our childhood days that a friend in need is a friend indeed.’