AskDefine | Define wanted

Dictionary Definition

wanted adj
1 desired or wished for or sought; "couldn't keep her eyes off the wanted toy"; "a wanted criminal"; "a wanted poster" [ant: unwanted]
2 freely permitted or invited; "invited guests" [syn: invited]
3 characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for; "a cherished friend"; "children are precious"; "a treasured heirloom"; "so good to feel wanted" [syn: cherished, precious, treasured]

User Contributed Dictionary





  1. wished for; desired; sought



  1. past of want

Extensive Definition

Wanted may refer to:
wanted in German: Wanted
wanted in Spanish: Wanted
wanted in French: Wanted
wanted in Hungarian: Wanted

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