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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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References in periodicals archive ?
Speaking of a Trinidad-Hopkins rematch, King said, ``I am ready, willing and able to make that fight any time anybody wants it.
If they want the Matt Kenseth robot commercial to come to fruition, then that's the way it's heading.
She's been racing for fun for four years, but now she wants to take it to the next level.
Success comes from demonstrating to yourself that you make choices that lead to your big wants.
in the first hard frost this poem wants your trip to Southeast Asia and
He wants strong control over our future building with standards that prevent ``McMansionizing'' of the community.
Banks sees the show as a woman's guide to life and says one of her gifts is knowing what the women of her generation want.
Both the partner who wants to defer gains and the partner who wants cash can achieve their goals through an election under 7RC Section 761(a).
It's not uncommon to assume--mistakenly--that everybody wants to feel empowered and to influence his or her areas of responsibility.
President Bush wants to make his tax cuts permanent.
He wants her to be his voice now, to speak the truth no one wants to hear, to turn the world upside down with the awareness she knows to be true but that she cannot prove: Jesus lives.
Or the dude who fell for your happy-go-lucky ways but now wants you to spend 24/7 by his side playing Robotech: BattleCry.
John has applied unsuccessfully for his old position, finds himself in a professional limbo, and suspects, from her callous treatment of him, that Pamela wants him out.
Unfortunately, during the interim, other officers in the same or another jurisdiction may have contact with the individual without even realizing that the individual has outstanding wants or warrants.