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Meaning of wanted by Wiktionary Dictionary

wanted


    Pronunciation

    • ( US ) IPA: /ˈwɑntɪd/
    • ( UK ) IPA: /ˈwɒntɪd/

    Etymology

    want +‎ -ed

    Adjective

    wanted ( comparative more wanted, superlative most wanted )

    1. wished for; desired; sought
    2. ( law ) subject to immediate detainment by law enforcement authorities on sight .

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Explanation of wanted by Wordnet Dictionary

wanted


    Adjective
    1. characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for

    2. so good to feel wanted
    3. desired or wished for or sought

    4. couldn't keep her eyes off the wanted toy
      a wanted criminal
      a wanted poster