Word Summary
chrēzō: to need, have need of
Original Word: χρῄζω
Transliteration: chrēzō
Phonetic Spelling: (khrade'-zo)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to need, have need of
Meaning: to need, have need of
Strong's Concordance
have need.

From chreia; to make (i.e. Have) necessity, i.e. Be in want of -- (have) need.

see GREEK chreia

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5535: χρῄζω

χρῄζω; (χρή); from Homer down; to have need of, to be in want of: with a genitive of the object (Winer's Grammar, § 30, 8 a.), Matthew 6:32; Luke 11:8; Luke 12:30; Romans 16:2 (here with the genitive of a person); 2 Corinthians 3:1.