简明英汉词典

want
[wCnt]
vt.
想要, 希望, 需要, 短缺, 缺少
n.
需要, 短缺

美国传统词典[双解]

want
want
AHD:[w?nt, w?nt]
D.J.[w%nt, w%8nt]
K.K.[w$nt, w%nt]
v.(动词)
want.edwant.ingwants
v.tr.(及物动词)

(1)

To desire greatly; wish for:
渴望:强烈地希望;渴望:
They want to leave.
他们渴望离开

(2)

To be without; lack.See Synonyms at lack
缺少;没有参见 lack

(3)

To be in need of; require:
需要;需求:
“‘Your hair wants cutting,’ said the Hatter”(Lewis Carroll)
“‘你的头发需要剪一下,’海特说道”(刘易斯·卡罗尔)

(4)

To request the presence or assistance of:
需要:需要…的出现或帮助:
You are wanted by your office.
你办公室的人在找你

(5)

To seek with intent to capture:
通辑:以抓获为意图寻找:
The fugitive is wanted by the police.
逃犯已被警方通缉

(6)

To have a desire for.See Synonyms at desire
有…的欲望参见 desire

(7)

To have an inclination toward; like:
喜爱:对…有偏爱;喜欢:
Say what you want, but be tactful.
圆滑地说出你想要什么?
v.intr.(不及物动词)

(1)

To have need:
需要:
wants for nothing.
什么也不需要

(2)

To be destitute or needy.
贫困或匮乏

(3)

To be disposed; wish:
愿意;希望:
Call me daily if you want.
如果你愿意,就每天给我打电话吧
n.(名词)

(1)

The condition or quality of lacking something usual or necessary:
缺乏:缺乏某些普通或必要的东西的状态或性质:
stayed home for want of anything better to do.
无事可做只好待在家里

(2)

Pressing need; destitution:
贫困:极端的贫穷;贫困:
lives in want.
生活于贫困之中

(3)

Something desired:
渴望之物:
a person of few wants and needs.
清心寡欲的人

(4)

A defect of character; a fault.
缺点:人格上的缺点;过失

常用词组

want in 【俚语】

(1)

To desire greatly to enter:
想要进去:极其渴望进入:
The dog wants in.
这条狗想要进去

(2)

To wish to join a project, business, or other undertaking.
需要:希望加入某项工程、业务或其它事情

want out 【俚语】

(1)

To desire greatly to leave:
想要出去:极其渴望离开:
The cat wants out.
这只猫想要出去

(2)

To wish to leave a project, a business, or other undertaking.
想要出去:希望离开某项工程、业务或其他事情

语源

(1)

Middle English wanten [to be lacking]
中古英语 wanten [缺少]

(2)

from Old Norse vanta * see eu- 2
源自 古斯堪的纳维亚语 vanta *参见 eu- 2

继承用法

wanter
n.(名词)

wantless
adj.(形容词)

wantlessness
n.(名词)

用法
When want is followed immediately by an infinitive construction, it does not take for : I want you to go (not want for you ). When want and the infinitive are separated in the sentence, however, for is used: What I want is for you to go. I want very much for you to go. See Usage Note at wish
当want 后紧跟一个不定式结构的时候,它不能接 for : I want you to go(我希望你走) (不是 want for you )。但是当 want 和不定式在句中分开的时候, for 就用于此: 我所希望的是你离开。我非常希望你离开 参见 wish

现代英汉词典

want
[wRnt; (?@) wC:nt]
vt., vi.

(1)

(常与to连用)要,想要;想得到
Did You Want to Tell Me something?
你想告诉我什么吗?
His wife wanted him to repair their son's bicycle!
他妻子叫他去给他们的儿子修理自行车!
They want good jobs.
她们想要好的工作。
I want a bicycle for my birthday.
我生日的时候想要一辆自行车。

(2)

需要
The house wants painting.
房子需要油漆了。
I want sb. to help me.
我需要有人帮助我。

(3)

(常与to连用)应该,得
You want to see a doctor at once.
你应该马上去看医生。

(4)

(常与for连用)缺少; 没有;不够
His answer wants politeness.
他的回答不够礼貌。

(5)

通缉;追捕
He is wanted man.
他是个被通缉的人。

词性变化

want
n.

(1)

(常与of连用)缺少;没有;不够
The plants died from want of water.
植物因缺水而枯萎。

(2)

贫困
be now in want
生活在贫困之中

(3)

(pl) 需求

现代英汉综合大辞典

want
[wCnt]
vt.

(1)

要, 想; 希望

(2)

需要, 必须

(3)

征求; 招聘; 通缉

(4)

缺少, 没有, 不足
wanted a typist
征聘打字员
You want to see a doctor at once.
你必须马上去看医生。
I want you to think it over.
我希望你仔细考虑一下。
He said he wanted a few words with me.
他说他要和我说几句话。
That sort of work wants a lot of patience.
做这样工作需要很大的耐心。
It wants five minutes to three.
现在是差五分三点钟。
It wants 4 inches of 3 feet.
三英尺差四英寸。

词性变化

want
[wCnt]
vi.

(1)

需要; 缺少(for, in)

(2)

生活困难, 贫困
want in stature
身长不足
Let him want for nothing.
不要让他缺什么东西; 要在各方面照顾他。

want
[wCnt]
n.

(1)

欲望, 希望得到的东西

(2)

缺少; 需要

(3)

贫困
show a great want of thought
表现出很缺乏思考
meet awant
满足需要

继承用法

wantable
[`wCntEbl, `wR:n-]
adj.
称心的, 有吸引力的

wanter
n.

(1)

缺[贫]乏者

(2)

[方]求偶者

wantless
[`wCntlIs, `wR:n-]
n.
无所需求的

wantlessness
n.

习惯用语

be a little wanting
稍为少[差]一点; 神经有点不健全

come [fall] into want
陷入贫困状态

for [from] want of
因缺少...

have a want
[苏]智力不健全, 傻里傻气

in want
在贫困中

in want of
需要; 缺少

Then want must be your master.
[口]你未免过于贪了(拒绝人家说“I want”的答语)。

want to
[口]应该

What does one want with ...?
要...做什么?要把...怎么样?

want for
缺少, 缺乏, 需要

want in[out, off]
[方]想要进来[出去]

want out(of)

(1)

想要出去

(2)

想要摆脱

(3)

想死

参考词汇
desire    

用法词典

want
来自古英语 wan 不足,欠缺

英文相关词典

want
desire    fancy    lack    like    long for    need    require    plenty    

[七国语言]英汉公共大词典

want
需要;贫困, 贫苦;愿

美国传统词典

want
want
AHD:[w?nt, w?nt]
D.J.[w%nt, w%8nt]
K.K.[w$nt, w%nt]
v.
want.ed, want.ing, wants
v.tr.

(1)

To desire greatly; wish for:
They want to leave.

(2)

To be without; lack.See Synonyms at lack

(3)

To be in need of; require:
“‘Your hair wants cutting,’ said the Hatter”(Lewis Carroll)

(4)

To request the presence or assistance of:
You are wanted by your office.

(5)

To seek with intent to capture:
The fugitive is wanted by the police.

(6)

To have a desire for.See Synonyms at desire

(7)

To have an inclination toward; like:
Say what you want, but be tactful.
v.intr.

(1)

To have need:
wants for nothing.

(2)

To be destitute or needy.

(3)

To be disposed; wish:
Call me daily if you want.
n.

(1)

The condition or quality of lacking something usual or necessary:
stayed home for want of anything better to do.

(2)

Pressing need; destitution:
lives in want.

(3)

Something desired:
a person of few wants and needs.

(4)

A defect of character; a fault.

常用词组

want in Slang

(1)

To desire greatly to enter:
The dog wants in.

(2)

To wish to join a project, business, or other undertaking.

want out Slang

(1)

To desire greatly to leave:
The cat wants out.

(2)

To wish to leave a project, a business, or other undertaking.

语源

(1)

Middle English wanten [to be lacking]

(2)

from Old Norse vanta * see eu- 2

继承用法

wanter
n.

wantless
adj.

wantlessness
n.

用法
When want is followed immediately by an infinitive construction, it does not take for : I want you to go (not want for you ). When want and the infinitive are separated in the sentence, however, for is used: What I want is for you to go. I want very much for you to go. See Usage Note at wish

英汉地质大词典

want
n.煤层变薄处,狭缩,局部煤层尖灭

英汉法学大词典

want
v.缺乏 ,需求 ;n.不足 ,需要

英汉航海大词典

want
n.需要

英汉化学大词典

want
vi.需要,应该;n.想要

英汉经贸大词典

want
n.需要

英汉计算机大词典

want
vi.需要(应该);n.想要

英汉农牧林大词典

want
n.煤层变薄处,狭缩,局部煤层尖灭

英汉水利大词典

want
n.需要,欠缺,不足

英汉心理学大词典

want
要求

英汉医学大词典

want
n.想要,需要

英汉中医大词典

want
n.想要,需要

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