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Do you still want these old letters?
What do you want for your birthday?
Liz wants to go to the circus.
Her parents didn't want her to marry him.
I wish I knew exactly what they wanted of me.
Mrs. Miller wants the entire house repainted.
We desperately want rain.
You won't want much money on a camping trip.
Thanks again for the book, it's just what I wanted.
Eyelash curlers? Hmm...just what I've always wanted!
"I don't want to seem rude," she said, "but I was hoping to travel on my own."
Without wanting to pry (=don't think I am trying to ask personal questions, but), how long have you been going out with him?
This is the American English definition of want. View British English definition of want.