As verbs the difference between wanding and wanting
is that wanding
is while wanting
As an adjective wanting is
absent or lacking.
As a preposition wanting is
As a noun wanting is
the state of wanting something; desire.
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.
The state of wanting something; desire.