- lacking in a required or necessary quality；not existing; absent
- 1. lacking in a required or necessary quality they weren't wanting in confidence the English batting technique has been found wanting 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ not existing; absent mandibles are wanting in many of these insects 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ deficient in intelligence.
- lacking in a certain required or necessary quality: they weren't wanting in confidence their products would be found wanting in a direct comparison
Oxford American Dictionary