- want to: I wanna get out of here.
- want a: Wanna beer?
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- a spelling of want to intended to reflect a dialectal or informal pronunciationI wanna go home
Word Origin and History for wanna
representing the casual pronunciation of want to, by 1896.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper