Words Like WANTING

We have put together a list of words that are similar to WANTING.

5 Alternative Words Similar to wanting

1 Lacking Adjective      Synonym Words Like Lacking
2 Missing Adjective      Synonym Words Like Missing
3 Deficient Adjective      Synonym Words Like Deficient
4 Nonexistent Adjective      Synonym Words Like Nonexistent
5 Absent Adjective      Similar Words Like Absent

5 examples of wanting

1 one of the twelve is wanting; I shall not be wanting in exertion
2 lacking in stamina
3 tested and found wanting
4 deficient in common sense
5 her appetite was lacking

10 definitions of wanting

1 Absent; lacking; missing; also, deficient; destitute; needy.
2 inadequate in amount or degree
3 nonexistent
4 Absent; lacking.
5 Not measuring up to standards or expectations.
6 Without.
7 Minus; less: an hour wanting 15 minutes.
8 Deficient or lacking.
9 Needy; poor.
10 Except; less; minus.
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