English Online Dictionary. What means wanted? What does wanted mean?
From want + -ed.
- (US) IPA(key): [ˈwɑntʰɪd]
- (UK) IPA(key): [ˈwɒntʰɪd]
wanted (comparative more wanted, superlative most wanted)
- wished for; desired; sought
- (law) subject to immediate detainment by law enforcement authorities on sight.
- simple past tense and past participle of want
From English wanted.
- Hyphenation: wan‧ted
- (law) wanted
- (law) a wanted person
For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:wanted.