desired or wished for or sought
"couldn't keep her eyes off the wanted toy"; "a wanted criminal"; "a wanted poster"
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"
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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Rank popularity for the word 'wanted' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #422
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Rank popularity for the word 'wanted' in Written Corpus Frequency: #313
The numerical value of wanted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of wanted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of wanted in a Sentence
This story has always meant the world to me and I have always wanted to do some television.
We had really researched what we wanted to do in terms of the bands and their music. I was heavily lyrically driven. I wanted to make sure that every song was a socially conscious song.
He was a hard-working American boy, but [my parents] wanted me to marry Greek.
I wanted to film everything to make sure there was accountability.
One of the reasons that we wanted to bring a bee hive to the vice president's residence was because we wanted to help our bee population and we do have colony collapse disorder.
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- gewünscht, ersehnt, erwünschtGerman
- buscado, deseadoSpanish
- 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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