want (n.)
need, requirement, necessity
AC III.xii.30[Caesar to Thidias] want will perjure / The ne'er-touched vestal
Cym IV.iii.31[First Lord to Cymbeline] The want is but to put those powers in motion / That long to move
E3 IV.vi.8[Artois to Prince Edward] O, for more arrows, Lord! That's our want
Ham III.ii.218[First Player as King to hisQueen] who in want a hollow friend doth try / Directly seasons him his enemy
Tim II.ii.33[Caphis to Timon] If you did know, my lord, my master's wants
Tim IV.iii.92[Alcibiades to Timon, of gold] The want whereof doth daily make revolt / In my penurious band
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