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English adjective: wanted

1. wanted desired or wished for or sought

SamplesCouldn't keep her eyes off the wanted toy.
A wanted criminal.
A wanted poster.

Similarcraved, desired, hot, longed-for, sought, sought-after, wished-for, yearned-for

See alsodesirable, loved, welcome


2. wanted characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for

SamplesA cherished friend.
Children are precious.
A treasured heirloom.
So good to feel wanted.

Synonymscherished, precious, treasured



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