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Want (IPA: /ˈwɑnt/, /ˈwɔnt/)


Want (v. i.)

The state of not having; the condition of being without anything; absence or scarcity of what is needed or desired; deficiency; lack; as, a want of power or knowledge for any purpose; want of food and clothing.

Want (v. i.)

Specifically, absence or lack of necessaries; destitution; poverty; penury; indigence; need.

Want (v. i.)

That which is needed or desired; a thing of which the loss is felt; what is not possessed, and is necessary for use or pleasure.

Want (v. i.)

A depression in coal strata, hollowed out before the subsequent deposition took place.

Want (v. t.)

To be without; to be destitute of, or deficient in; not to have; to lack; as, to want knowledge; to want judgment; to want learning; to want food and clothing.

Want (v. t.)

To have occasion for, as useful, proper, or requisite; to require; to need; as, in winter we want a fire; in summer we want cooling breezes.

Want (v. t.)

To feel need of; to wish or long for; to desire; to crave.

Want (v. i.)

To be absent; to be deficient or lacking; to fail; not to be sufficient; to fall or come short; to lack; -- often used impersonally with of; as, it wants ten minutes of four.

Want (v. i.)

To be in a state of destitution; to be needy; to lack.

Want

Economic term for something that is desired

Want

2008 studio album by 3OH!3

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Single by Natalie Imbruglia

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Album by Rufus Wainwright

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Episode of Law & Order: Criminal Intent

Want (Last Name / Surname)

Want is the #46,487 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 458 people had that surname.

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Morituri Nolumus Mori - We who are about to die dont want to"" - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "What's up, Sarge? Do you want to live forever ?" Dunno. Ask me again in five hundred years ." (p. 293)" - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (After slapping John's face on her wedding day) This is the happiest day of my life. I don't ever want you to forget it!" - Beaches (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (At a press conference, protesting her innocence) I bet you want to know why I shot the bastard?" - Chicago (2002 film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (DiC dub) Don't forget me. I just want you to know, you're in my heart." - Fictional last words in animated television series


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