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To want to do something - synonyms or related words



to feel that you would like to have, keep, or do something



formal to want something, or to want to do something



Britishinformal to want to have or do something



literary to want very much to do or have something, especially when it is impossible

be itching for something/to do something

to feel very impatient because you want to do something immediately

feel like

to want something, or to want to do something

take a fancy to something

literary to suddenly start to want to have or do something

give your right arm (for something/to do something)

to be willing to do anything in order to get or achieve something

would give your eye teeth for something/to do something

used for saying that you wish you could have/do something very much

line up

if people are lining up to do something, they all want to do it at the same time



a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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