Simple Definition of want ad
: a notice in a newspaper, magazine, etc., that lets people know about something that you want to buy or sell, a job that is available, etc.
Full Definition of want ad
: a newspaper advertisement stating that something (as an employee, employment, or a specified item) is wanted
Examples of want ad
She checked the want ads to find a new job.
First Known Use of want ad
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