desired or wished for or sought
"couldn't keep her eyes off the wanted toy"; "a wanted criminal"; "a wanted poster"
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"
wished for; desired; sought
subject to immediate detainment by law enforcement authorities on sight.
"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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The numerical value of wanted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of wanted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
I always wanted to get the Purple Heart. This was much easier.
The grounding of the putter near the ball and the ball's immediate movement after the club had been grounded, we put Dustin on notice, we just wanted him to realize that we were concerned and we wanted to make him aware of that so that he could strategically make decisions that he needed to make for the balance of the round.
One of the individuals made the statement that if it was God’s will to shoot children and teachers, and if the other suspect wanted the suspect to do so, they would have proceeded to start shooting children and teachers.
I knew I was capable of a lot more than I was doing and had been stuck in a rut: Work, sleep, Xbox, the thought of being on my death bed -- having spent my whole life like I had been -- scared me and I wanted no regrets.
I just wanted to help, even if it's just a little bit, and maybe she can pay it forward, even if it's a year from now, and to whomever she wants, just spread kindness.
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- gewünscht, ersehnt, erwünschtGerman
- buscado, deseadoSpanish
- تحت تعقیبPersian
- toivottu, haluttu, etsintäkuulutettu, etsittyFinnish
- pożądany, chciany, poszukiwanyPolish
- procurado, queridoPortuguese
- разы́скиваемый, ну́жный, жела́емый, тре́буемый, жела́нныйRussian
- tražen, željenSerbo-Croatian
- efterlyst, eftersöktSwedish
- چاہتا تھاUrdu
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