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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

Related Words

have need of

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Related Words

hunt or look for

wish or demand the presence of

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be without, lack

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Success comes from demonstrating to yourself that you make choices that lead to your big wants.
The tenant in common who wants the cash has a couple of options.
It's not uncommon to assume--mistakenly--that everybody wants to feel empowered and to influence his or her areas of responsibility.
So it wasn't unprecedented that artists should want to do something dynamic and large scale and impressive.
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.
What the other person probably wants or needs: From our previous interactions, it is pretty clear that Pamela wants to have her views validated and her authority accepted.
The shopkeepers should be glad about this behavior because, as the children gaze through the windows at the well-stocked shelves within, they are learning to want, learning to ache for things supplied by others and of which there can never be enough.
The key one I want to focus on at the moment is 15 percent per annum on average earnings per share growth, and we've done that since we were de-merged.
Because we have capabilities we've developed within our steel mills that give us a competitive advantage, we want to make sure these capabilities don't inadvertently find their way to our competitors.
We didn't want to order furniture, for example, until our residents had actually had a chance to evaluate it for ease of sitting, drawer function and the like.
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 had been directing television dramas since 1954 and I was being hailed as the best director in television, so it was only natural for me to want to make dramas when it came to film.
Eyes 33pc Breasts 23pc Legs 13pc Bottom 20pc Long hair 4pcWhich woman would you most want to lose your virginity to?
Some I shot in California, although I didn't want the video to look like it had been shot there; some was shot in France; and the rest in England.
Still, even if Stanley and Danko's average millionaire is a virtuous, hardworking Joe and the moral superior of the irresponsible and undisciplined nouveaux riche stuck in the spend-cycle--and even if making money the slow and steady way brings fewer problems than hitting the lottery--does that mean that we should all want to be millionaires?