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[wɔnt] брит. / амер.

  1. сущ.

    1. недостаток, нехватка (чего-л.)

    2. необходимость (в чём-л.)

    3. обычно мн. потребность; жажда, желание

    4. нужда; нищета, бедность

  2. гл.

    1. желать, хотеть

    2. нуждаться ком-л.)

      1. испытывать недостаток, нехватку (чего-л.)

      2. (want for) нуждаться в (чём-л.)

      3. бедствовать, жить в нужде

    3. разг. быть нужным, необходимым; требоваться

      1. требовать, вызывать (кого-л.)

      2. разыскивать (о преступнике)

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  1. n

    1. недостаток; отсутствие

    2. потребность, нужда

    3. [F]

  2. v

    1. хотеть, желать

    2. нуждаться; требовать

    3. разыскивать

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In prison, of course, there was a great deal he did not see and did not want to see; he lived as it were with downcast eyes.
В остроге, в окружающей его среде, он, конечно, многого не замечал, да и не хотел совсем замечать.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / Crime and PunishmentДостоевский, Фёдор / Преступление и наказание
Преступление и наказание
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1970
Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2009 Rhodes Media
I don't want anything to do with this."
Мне ничего от тебя не нужно.
Saintcrow, Lilith / Working for the DevilСэйнткроу, Лилит / Контракт с дьяволом
Контракт с дьяволом
Сэйнткроу, Лилит
© 2005 by Lilith Saintcrow
© Перевод, С. Теремязева, 2009
© Издание на руском языке, ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
Working for the Devil
Saintcrow, Lilith
© 2005 by Lilith Saintcrow
Pinkie, I want" the literary phrase came glibly out "to unburden myself."
Пинки. Хочется… — Избитая фраза бойко выскочила у него: — Хочется облегчить свою душу.
Greene, Henry Graham / Brighton RockГрин, Генри Грэм / Брайтонский леденец
Брайтонский леденец
Грин, Генри Грэм
© Greene Graham, 1938, 1940, 1945
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
Brighton Rock
Greene, Henry Graham
© 1938 by Graham Greene
© Graham Greene, 1966, 1970
We have more people who want to do the right thing than most companies.
У нас людей, которые хотят делать что-то, что считают правильным, и что совпадает с их личными убеждениями, больше, чем в других компаниях.
Collins, Jim / Good to greatКоллинз, Джим / От хорошего к великому
От хорошего к великому
Коллинз, Джим
© Коллинз Джим, 2001
© Перевод на русский язык, издание на русском языке, оформление. ЗАО «Манн, Иванов и Фербер», 2008
Good to great
Collins, Jim
© 2001 by Jim Collins.
Next, you'll want to crop it to document size.
Затем необходимо обрезать его до размеров документа.
Story, Derrick / Digital Photography Hacks™Стори, Деррик / Цифровая фотография. Трюки. 100 советов и рекомендаций профессионала
Цифровая фотография. Трюки. 100 советов и рекомендаций профессионала
Стори, Деррик
© 2004 O'Reilly Media, Inc.
© Перевод на русский язык, ЗАО Издательский дом «Питер»
© Издание на русском языке, ЗАО Издательский дом «Питер», 2005
Digital Photography Hacks™
Story, Derrick
© 2004 O'Reilly Media, Inc.
"Does the fellow want his head smashed?" cried Razumihin, jumping up.
- Да он о двух головах, что ли! - крикнул Разумихин, вскакивая со стула и уже готовясь расправиться.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / Crime and PunishmentДостоевский, Фёдор / Преступление и наказание
Преступление и наказание
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1970
Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2009 Rhodes Media
If my career’s going south, I want to be there for the fifth act.
Раз моя карьера все равно полетела под откос, я хочу дождаться пятого акта.
Hunter, Stephen / The 47th samuraiХантер, Стивен / 47-й самурай
47-й самурай
Хантер, Стивен
© С.Саксин, перевод на русский язык, 2009
© Издание на русском языке ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
© 2007 by Stephen Hunter
The 47th samurai
Hunter, Stephen
© 2007 by Stephen Hunter
I'll be damned if they don't dress like they were trying to make every man they passed on the street want to reach out and clap his hand on it.
Будь я проклят, если они не нарочно для того так одеваются, чтоб каждому прохожему хотелось рукой пощупать.
Faulkner, William / The Sound and the FuryФолкнер, Уильям / Шум и ярость
Шум и ярость
Фолкнер, Уильям
© О. Сорока (наследник), перевод, 1973
© "Азбука-классика", 2006
The Sound and the Fury
Faulkner, William
© 1984 by Jill Faulkner Summers
Later, he would have all the women he could ever want.
Потом у него будут все женщины, которых он только захочет.
Goodkind, Terry / The pillars of creationГудкайнд, Терри / Седьмое правило Волшебника: Столпы творения
Седьмое правило Волшебника: Столпы творения
Гудкайнд, Терри
© Теrry Goodkind, 2001
© Перевод Н.Романецкий, 2003
© ООО "Издательство ACT", 2003
The pillars of creation
Goodkind, Terry
© 2001 by Теrry Goodkind
Why did her eyes always glow with a strange fire? What else did she want, that witch with a very slight squint in one eye, who always decked herself with mimosa every spring?
Что нужно было этой женщине, в глазах которой всегда горел какой-то непонятный огонечек, что нужно было этой чуть косящей на один глаз ведьме, украсившей себя тогда весною мимозами?
Bulgakov, Michail / The Master and MargaritaБулгаков, Михаил / Мастер и Маргарита
Мастер и Маргарита
Булгаков, Михаил
© "Мурманское книжное издательство", 1990
The Master and Margarita
Bulgakov, Michail
© Translated from the russian by Michael Glenny
© 1967 Collins and Harvill Press, London
© 1967 in the English translation
'If you really don't want a fast ride over to that window and an even faster one down to the rock garden, you best mind what I say.'
— Если ты действительно не хочешь вылететь из окна, то тебе лучше послушаться меня.
King, Stephen / Dolores ClaiborneКинг, Стивен / Долорес Клэйборн
Долорес Клэйборн
Кинг, Стивен
© Copyright Stephen King, 1993
© перевод с английского Е.Харитоновой, 1995
Dolores Claiborne
King, Stephen
© Copyright Stephen King, 1993
"I want to have more things like that," she said.
— Хочу, чтобы у нас было больше общего, — сказала она.
Hemingway, Ernest / The Garden of EdenХемингуэй, Эрнест / Райский сад
Райский сад
Хемингуэй, Эрнест
© Hemingway Foreign Rights Trust, 1986
© Перевод. Г. Веснина, 2009
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
The Garden of Eden
Hemingway, Ernest
© 1986 by Mary Hemingway, John Hemingway, Patrick Hemingway, and Gregory Hemingway
I want to make haste ...to be fond of you ...." she added in embarrassment.
Я хочу поскорей... полюбить вас... - прибавила она в замешательстве.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The Insulted and InjuredДостоевский, Фёдор / Униженные и оскорблённые
Униженные и оскорблённые
Достоевский, Фёдор
© "Государственное издательство художественной литературы", 1955
The Insulted and Injured
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
There are some things I want to have clear," he said.
– Мне хотелось бы получить ясное представление о некоторых вещах, – сказал он.
Wells, Herbert George / Men Like GodsУэллс, Герберт / Люди как боги
Люди как боги
Уэллс, Герберт
© Издательство "Правда", 1964
Men Like Gods
Wells, Herbert George
© 1922 and 1923 by H. G. Wells
Anything in a bottle costs that much, I want to be able to drink it.”
Если бутылка столько стоит, я скорее выпью то, что в нее налили.
Robb, J.D. / Creation In DeathРобертс, Нора / Образ смерти
Образ смерти
Робертс, Нора
© 2007 by Nora Roberts
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
© Перевод. Н. Миронова, 2009
Creation In Death
Robb, J.D.
© 2007 by Nora Roberts

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wɔntNounнедостаток; нехваткаExamples

for / from want of smth. — из-за недостатка, нехватки чего-л.
to fill / meet / satisfy a want of smth. — испытывать недостаток в чём-л.

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    хотеть, желать.

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be in want of
нуждаться в чем-л
fall into want
впасть в нищету
for want of
за неимением
for want of
за отсутствием
for want of
из-за нехватки
freedom from want
свобода от нужды
live in want
жить в бедности
necessary want
необходимая потребность
satisfy a want
удовлетворить потребность
suffer want
suffer want
supply a want
покрыть потребность
supply a want
удовлетворить потребность
want ad
маленькое объявление в газете о купле-продаже
want ad
объявление о найме

Word forms


Common casewantwants
Possessive casewant'swants'


Basic forms
Present Participle (Participle I)wanting
Past Participle (Participle II)wanted
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I wantwe want
you wantyou want
he/she/it wantsthey want
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am wantingwe are wanting
you are wantingyou are wanting
he/she/it is wantingthey are wanting
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have wantedwe have wanted
you have wantedyou have wanted
he/she/it has wantedthey have wanted
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been wantingwe have been wanting
you have been wantingyou have been wanting
he/she/it has been wantingthey have been wanting
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I wantedwe wanted
you wantedyou wanted
he/she/it wantedthey wanted
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was wantingwe were wanting
you were wantingyou were wanting
he/she/it was wantingthey were wanting
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had wantedwe had wanted
you had wantedyou had wanted
he/she/it had wantedthey had wanted
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been wantingwe had been wanting
you had been wantingyou had been wanting
he/she/it had been wantingthey had been wanting
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will wantwe shall/will want
you will wantyou will want
he/she/it will wantthey will want
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be wantingwe shall/will be wanting
you will be wantingyou will be wanting
he/she/it will be wantingthey will be wanting
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have wantedwe shall/will have wanted
you will have wantedyou will have wanted
he/she/it will have wantedthey will have wanted
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been wantingwe shall/will have been wanting
you will have been wantingyou will have been wanting
he/she/it will have been wantingthey will have been wanting
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would wantwe should/would want
you would wantyou would want
he/she/it would wantthey would want
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be wantingwe should/would be wanting
you would be wantingyou would be wanting
he/she/it would be wantingthey would be wanting
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have wantedwe should/would have wanted
you would have wantedyou would have wanted
he/she/it would have wantedthey would have wanted
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been wantingwe should/would have been wanting
you would have been wantingyou would have been wanting
he/she/it would have been wantingthey would have been wanting
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am wantedwe are wanted
you are wantedyou are wanted
he/she/it is wantedthey are wanted
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being wantedwe are being wanted
you are being wantedyou are being wanted
he/she/it is being wantedthey are being wanted
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been wantedwe have been wanted
you have been wantedyou have been wanted
he/she/it has been wantedthey have been wanted
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was wantedwe were wanted
you were wantedyou were wanted
he/she/it was wantedthey were wanted
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being wantedwe were being wanted
you were being wantedyou were being wanted
he/she/it was being wantedthey were being wanted
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been wantedwe had been wanted
you had been wantedyou had been wanted
he/she/it had been wantedthey had been wanted
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be wantedwe shall/will be wanted
you will be wantedyou will be wanted
he/she/it will be wantedthey will be wanted
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been wantedwe shall/will have been wanted
you will have been wantedyou will have been wanted
he/she/it will have been wantedthey will have been wanted