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Synonyms for want

wish for

Synonyms

  • wish for
  • desire
  • fancy
  • long for
  • crave
  • covet
  • hope for
  • yearn for
  • thirst for
  • hunger for
  • pine for
  • hanker after
  • set your heart on
  • feel a need for
  • have a yen for
  • have a fancy for
  • eat your heart out over
  • would give your eyeteeth for

Antonyms

feel like

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need

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should

desire

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lack

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Synonyms for want

to have a strong longing for

to be without what is needed, required, or essential

to have the desire or inclination to

the condition of lacking a needed or usual amount

something asked for or needed

Synonyms for want

a state of extreme poverty

the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable

anything that is necessary but lacking

a specific feeling of desire

Synonyms

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have need of

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hunt or look for

wish or demand the presence of

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be without, lack

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Just remember your choices between little and big wants come just one at a time, one moment at a time.
In addition, most of us (including Rick's people) have learned over the years that what a boss may say from the corner office or top floor is not always what he or she really expects or wants.
As for our pick of outsourcer, we decided early on that we didn't want to fragment our outsourcing in a way that would suboptimize the outcome.
One wants to act--or host a reality show; one or two want to direct; one wants to write; and one, a drag queen, wants to do stand-up comedy.
I didn't want a jarring juxtaposition of anxiety and rest.
Patrick McCormick wants to use a lifeline and call Jesus for some help.
Smith wants to reach down and touch more than just orchestra players, however.
In his essay "Can it be the 'Most Wanted Painting' even if nobody wants it?
Interviewees want to be informed of potential material liabilities.
You see, he didn't want to be depicted as just a man, a human being like everybody else.
And if Beth was going to go back there and take her kids there for the funeral, I didn't want it to be miserable.
But there were enough people who had reason to want Reeves dead for murder theories to survive to this day.
I wouldn't want to erase the meaning it came to have for them.
The 4forALL Pizza is the perfect pizza to share as a family because everyone gets what they want.