Usage examples for wanted

  1. The goat knew what he wanted to do, and he was going to do it. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  2. I wanted to be happy... – The Glimpses of the Moon by Edith Wharton
  3. No, that's what they wanted – Brown John's Body by Winston Marks
  4. He wanted to talk to her alone, for he was going away on the morrow, and had much to say to her. – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme
  5. It was just what they wanted – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann