want for

Definition of want for

  1. :  to be without (someone or something) :  to lack (someone or something) She certainly will never want for friends.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to be needy or destitute

    :  to have or feel need

    :  to be necessary or needed

  1. :  deficiency, lack

    :  grave and extreme poverty that deprives one of the necessities of life

    :  something wanted :  need, desire

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