Examples of wannabe in a Sentence
an entrepreneur who seems to have made his fortune mainly by giving how-to-get-rich lectures to entrepreneurial wannabes
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But apparently John was also aware of Mark, a second would-be successor that makes a brief appearance in Saw III, but is only revealed to be a Jigsaw wannabe in Saw IV.
There was a time when getting an invite to the Playboy mansion was a bucket list item for many young Hollywood stars (or wannabes).
With his ferry network, wannabe populist De Blasio has given the handful of New Yorkers who do live and work on the waterfront a real luxury amenity.
Liv, which opened in 2007, has been a hot spot for wannabes, celebrities and professional athletes.
At the same time, Facebook adopted instant messaging by adding Facebook Messenger, another AIM wannabe, to its social network.
In a lip-synced, Isaac-Hayes-does-Shaft-slash-wannabe-Prince-dubbed vocal, Carr’s dreamy gaze and jean jacket just kind of take over the action.
But there appears to be a new breed of a cop wannabe, one that cruises using only their hard drive.
Broughton Castle, built in the 1300s and renovated in the 1500s, is the home every princess-wannabe wishes her prince would own.
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Origin and Etymology of wannabe
First Known Use: 1981See Words from the same year
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