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want
wɑːnt
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Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. A specific feeling of desire.
  2. Anything that is necessary but lacking.
  3. The state of needing something that is absent or unavailable.
  4. A state of extreme poverty.
(动) As a verb
  1. Wish or demand the presence of.
    • Have need of.
    • Hunt or look for; want for a particular reason.
      • Feel or have a desire for; want strongly.
      • Be without, lack; be deficient in.
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