Definition: 'Wanted'

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  • Length: 6 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Results for word: wanted

Usage Notes:
  • Rarely used in -ING forms
Lexical Information:
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
Grammatical Information:
  • A verb describes an action or a state

Results for stem word: want

Usage Notes:
  • Rarely used in -ING forms
Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 commonest verbs in English
  • Norse loan word
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc

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