Desireful \De*sire"ful\, a. Filled with desire; eager. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The desireful troops. --Godfrey (1594). [1913 Webster]

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  • desireful — adjective Filled with desire; eager …   Wiktionary

  • desireful — de·sire·ful …   English syllables

  • desireful — ī(ə)rfəl, īəf adjective Etymology: Middle English, from desire + ful 1. archaic : desirable 2. archaic : filled with desire …   Useful english dictionary

  • Desirefulness — De*sire ful*ness, n. The state of being desireful; eagerness to obtain and possess. [R.] [1913 Webster] The desirefulness of our minds much augmenteth and increaseth our pleasure. Udall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • desirefulness — noun The state of being desireful; eagerness to obtain and possess …   Wiktionary

  • desirous — Synonyms and related words: acquisitive, agog, alacritous, all agog, amative, amatory, amorous, animated, anxious, appetitive, ardent, avid, breathless, bursting to, desiderative, desireful, desiring, eager, erotic, forward, full of life, grabby …   Moby Thesaurus

  • eager — Synonyms and related words: accordant, acquiescent, acquisitive, affirmative, agape, agog, agreeable, agreeing, alacritous, all agog, ambitious, amenable, animated, anticipant, anticipating, anticipative, anticipatory, antsy, antsy pantsy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hoping — Synonyms and related words: appetitive, aspiring, assured, confident, desiderative, desireful, desiring, desirous, eager, expectant, fond, full of hope, hopeful, hormic, in good heart, in hopes, lascivious, libidinal, libidinous, lickerish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lascivious — Synonyms and related words: Cyprian, Fescennine, amative, amatory, amorous, animal, aphrodisiomaniacal, appetitive, ardent, bawdy, blue, carnal, clitoromaniacal, coarse, concupiscent, debauched, desiderative, desireful, desiring, desirous, dirty …   Moby Thesaurus

  • libidinal — Synonyms and related words: amorous, appetitive, automatic, carnal, desiderative, desireful, desiring, desirous, eager, erogenic, erogenous, erotic, erotogenic, fleshly, gamic, heterosexual, hoping, hormic, impulsive, inherent, innate,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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