wanted

wanted

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English

Etymology

From want +‎ -ed.

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): [ˈwɑntʰɪd]
  • (UK) IPA(key): [ˈwɒntʰɪd]

Adjective

wanted (comparative more wanted, superlative most wanted)

  1. wished for; desired; sought
  2. (law) subject to immediate detainment by law enforcement authorities on sight.

Antonyms

  • unwanted

Derived terms

Translations

Verb

wanted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of want

Cebuano

Etymology

From English wanted.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: wan‧ted

Adjective

wanted

  1. (law) wanted

Noun

wanted

  1. (law) a wanted person

Quotations

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