Hindi translation of 'want'
want /wɒnt वॉन्ट्/
Word forms: wants, wanting, wanted
1. transitive verb
If you want something, you feel a desire or a need for it.
I want a drink.
People wanted to know who this talented designer was.
He wanted his power recognised.
Do you want another cup of coffee?
2. transitive verb
If you say that something wants doing, you think that it needs to be done.[informal]
The windows wanted cleaning.
3. transitive verb
If you tell someone that they want to do a particular thing, you are advising them to do it.[informal]
की सलाह देना (‘चाहिए’ के अर्थ में)
You want to be careful what you say.
4. transitive verb
If someone is wanted by the police, the police are searching for them.
wanted adjective before noun
He is one of the most wanted criminals in Europe.
5. singular noun
A want of something is a lack of it.[formal]
If they fail, it is not through a want of effort.
You say if you want when you are making or agreeing to an offer or suggestion in a casual way.
यदि आप चाहें
Mary says you're welcome to stay the night if you want.
If you do something for want of something else, you do it because the other thing is not available or not possible.
की उम्मीद में
की चाह लिए
He had taken the job for want of anything better to do.
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Example Sentences Including 'want'
I didn't particularly want to identify the body, nor could I think of any reason why I shouldn't.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I said I didn't want to get involved in any kind of public campaign.THE EXECUTION (2002)
What got to me was that she didn't want to get married any more.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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'want' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يُريدُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: querer
- Chinese: 要
- Croatian: željeti
- Czech: chtít
- Danish: ønske
- Dutch: willen
- European Spanish: querer
- Finnish: haluta
- French: vouloir
- German: wollen
- Greek: θέλω
- Italian: volere
- Japanese: 欲しい
- Korean: 원하다
- Norwegian: ønske (seg)
- Polish: chcieć
- Portuguese: querer
- Romanian: a dori
- Russian: хотеть
- Spanish: querer
- Swedish: vilja
- Thai: ต้องการ
- Turkish: istemek
- Ukrainian: хотіти
- Vietnamese: muốn
Translation of want from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary