1. wanting

adjective. ['ˈwɑːntɪŋ, ˈwɑːnɪŋ'] inadequate in amount or degree.


  • unequal
  • inadequate
  • lacking


  • sufficient
  • ample
  • standard
  • satisfactory

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Words that Rhyme with Wanting

  • spawning
  • ronning
  • donning
  • conning
  • bohning
  • awning

Example sentences of the word wanting

1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Still others believe that it's just a matter of your cat wanting attention.

Quotes containing the word wanting

1. The Lord has been there from wanting to be a momma, to having a wonderful childhood life and dreaming of having a good motherhood as a child; always wanting to meet a good old country boy and having someone to love as much as I love my husband Roland and having a little boy that is a mixture of the both of us.
- Ashton Shepherd

2. Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
- Dale Carnegie

3. Most of the people in my family were pretty funny. Everyone had a good sense of humor. I came to California right after college, wanting to be a musician.
- Andy Kindler

2. wanting

adjective. ['ˈwɑːntɪŋ, ˈwɑːnɪŋ'] nonexistent.


  • lacking
  • nonexistent
  • absent


  • inadequacy
  • inequality
  • equal
  • commensurate