Wanding vs Wanting - What's the difference?

wanding | wanting |


As verbs the difference between wanding and wanting

is that wanding is while wanting is .

As an adjective wanting is

absent or lacking.

As a preposition wanting is

without.

As a noun wanting is

the state of wanting something; desire.

wanding

English

Verb

(head)
  • wanting

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Absent or lacking.
  • * 1813 , Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice , Modern Library Edition (1995), page 171,
  • but where other powers of entertainment are wanting , the true philosopher will derive benefit from such as are given.

    Derived terms

    * wantingly

    Preposition

    (English prepositions)
  • without
  • Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The state of wanting something; desire.