Orkney-English results

want

  1. verb
    1. want  ☞ tae want home to want to go home
    2. lack  ☞ “A man came intae the shop wantan a leg” “caused much amusement because of its ambiguity!”
  2. noun lack • defect (particularly a mental defect)   ☞ “He his a kinda want aboot him”
    • wantan adjective mentally defective