Definition: Wants

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Statistics

  • Length: 5 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: Wants

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

Related Glossary Definitions:

Wanted list

Similar Words (using 'want' as word stem):

'want' + Suffix

wantage, wantages, wanted, wanter, wanters, wanting, wanton, wantoned, wantoner, wantoners, wantoning, wantonly, wantonness, wantonnesses, wantons, wants,