What does Wanted mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wanted(adj)

    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, wanted(adj)

    characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for

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

Wiktionary

  1. wanted(Adjective)

    wished for; desired; sought

  2. wanted(Adjective)

    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. Bernie Ecclestone:

    They wanted the same sort of deal as Mercedes and some money. So we tried to work it out. We got a calculator and worked out what nine years would be, what we've done for them is not anything that we need to do, or had to, but we've done it to try and be helpful and keep Renault in Formula One. Our agreement is with Renault and not with Lotus.

  2. Christopher Darlington Morley:

    If we all discovered that we had only five minutes left to say all that we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to tell them that they loved them.

  3. Jordan Spieth:

    I've always wanted to play here with him, and to get him on his last practice round is pretty cool, he texted me last night and I was pretty excited. And then Tiger joined us, and it was even better.

  4. White House:

    People want it -- Republicans and Capitol Hill Democrats. We're going to have tremendous Capitol Hill Democrats support on infrastructure as you know. I could've started with infrastructure -- I actually wanted to save the easy one for the one down the road. So we'll be having that done pretty quickly.

  5. Stephanie Samuel:

    I didn't expect the baby, you know, but she just like, she just came, i just wanted to leave Libya. Italy is better than Libya and Nigeria is the worst.

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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