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Wanted

Pronunciation of Wanted
/wˈɒntɪd/, /wˈɒntɪd/, /w_ˈɒ_n_t_ɪ_d/

Antonyms for wanted:

unwanted, discarded.

Synonyms for wanted:

Sense 1

hoped-for, desirable, favored, FAVE, urgent.

Sense 2

favorite, beloved.

Sense 3

dearest, forlorn, better.

Sense 4

best.

Sense 5

dear, pet, darling.

Sense 12

top.

essential

necessary.

sought after

demand.

Other synonyms and related words:

cute, demand, better, hot, favorite, FAVE, forlorn, hoped-for, treasured, urgent, hunted, loved, cherished, necessary, longed-for, desirable, precious, welcome, top, sought-after, wished-for, valued, yearned-for, enviable.

cherished (adjective)

treasured, valued, loved.

desirable (adjective)

enviable.

desired (adjective)

needed, requested, necessary.

essential (adjective)

required.

necessary (adjective)

urgent.

pursued (adjective)

hunted.

requested (adjective)

solicited, desired, Petitioned, sought, Questioned, Queried, Summoned, Demanded, requested, requisitioned.

urgent (adjective)

Demanded.

Sense 1 (noun)

favored, dear, desirable, top, pet.

needed (noun)

necessary.

wanted (noun)

longed-for, wished-for, cherished, desired, treasured, sought-after, precious, hot, craved, yearned-for, loved, sought, invited.

desired (verb)

Hankered, Thirsted, coveted, fancied, Pined, Lusted, Itched, needed, craved, grasped, Hungered, Longed, welcomed.

hoped (verb)

trusted, Aspired, Yearned, intended, Hoped, anticipated, Contemplated, dreamed of, Relied, Wished, presumed, dreamt of, desired, assumed, Believed, expected, awaited.

hungered (verb)

needed, Lusted, desired, Hungered, coveted, craved, Thirsted.

lacked (verb)

Defaulted, missed, Lacked, required.

pursued (verb)

hunted.

requested (verb)

Demanded, Inquired, Urged, Appealed, Pleaded, bid, Probed, Summoned, Queried, Questioned, Bidden, requisitioned, solicited, invited, Petitioned, sought, requested.

want (verb)

demand.

Usage examples for wanted:

  • I wanted you, dear. - "Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist", Alexander Berkman.
  • Yes, thank you, said Velo, but he could not tell me what I wanted to know. - "Shelled by an Unseen Foe", James Fiske.
  • I wanted you to think about it. - "Trading", Susan Warner.

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Refused, Refused, destroyed, dismissed, dissolved, divorced, extinguished, invalidated, neutralized, nullified.

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