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wanted (adj.)

1690s, "lacking;" 1812, "sought by the police;" past-participle adjective from want (v.). Wanted poster attested by 1945.

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Definitions of wanted from WordNet

wanted (adj.)
desired or wished for or sought;
couldn't keep her eyes off the wanted toy
a wanted criminal
a wanted poster
wanted (adj.)
characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for;
so good to feel wanted
Synonyms: cherished / precious / treasured
From wordnet.princeton.edu