What does Wanted mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wantedadjective

    desired or wished for or sought

    "couldn't keep her eyes off the wanted toy"; "a wanted criminal"; "a wanted poster"

  2. cherished, precious, treasured, wantedadjective

    characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for

    "a cherished friend"; "children are precious"; "a treasured heirloom"; "so good to feel wanted"

Wiktionary

  1. wantedadjective

    wished for; desired; sought

  2. wantedadjective

    subject to immediate detainment by law enforcement authorities on sight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wanted

    of Want

Freebase

  1. Wanted

    "Wanted" is a popular song written by Jack Fulton and Lois Steele. A recording by Perry Como with Hugo Winterhalter's orchestra and chorus was made at Manhattan Center, New York City, on December 29, 1952. It was released by RCA Victor Recordsas catalog number 20-5647 and by EMI on the His Master's Voice label as catalog number B 10691. The flip side of both recordings was "Look out the Window" The most popular recorded version, by Perry Como, reached #1 on Billboard magazine's charts in 1954. The song also reached #1 on the Cash Box chart in the same year. Al Martino also had a top 10 hit with the song in the United Kingdom. Another early recorded version is by singer pianist Moon Mullican. The song was featured in a Christmas episode of "WKRP in Cincinnati", in a flashback to 12/24/54. Anne Murray recorded a cover of the song for her album Croonin'.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wanted' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #422

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wanted' in Written Corpus Frequency: #313

How to pronounce Wanted?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wanted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wanted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Wanted in a Sentence

  1. Martha McKittrick:

    One guy I counseled lost 80 pounds. ... He's been on a fairly rigid plan -- mostly fruit, protein and vegetables -- but this is what he wanted. Now he's excited about taking one day a week to have three pieces of pizza or whatever he desires... and he's excited about it and looking forward to it.

  2. Sara Alfageeh:

    We tend to associate sharp corners and edges with evil, and rounded designs and circles with good, this character is a gentle giant, so I wanted to make sure that even with his size he was shaped like a friend.

  3. Toshiro Muto:

    Maybe these negative incidents will impact the positive message we wanted to deliver to the world.

  4. Brooks III:

    He never pushed me to play a sport at all and allowed me to kind of grow and do what I love to do, i actually never wanted to be a coach, so he never really brought me around the gym as much because he wanted me to be a kid and enjoy it organically.

  5. Brett Kennedy:

    We included industrial designers in the team in an effort to create a robot that looked professional rather than either threatening or overly cute, basically, we wanted the perceptual equivalent of a St. Bernard.

Images & Illustrations of Wanted

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  • David Boykin
    nedded; required for relief or supply. Wanted; desired, wished for or sought. Which one is better?
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