Desire

  • 21desire — I UK [dɪˈzaɪə(r)] / US [dɪˈzaɪr] noun Word forms desire : singular desire plural desires *** Get it right: desire: When the noun desire is followed by a verb, use the infinitive (not the pattern desire of doing something ): Wrong: A child without …

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  • 22desire — I n. 1) to arouse, create, whet (a) desire 2) to express, voice a desire 3) to feel a desire 4) to satisfy a desire 5) to stifle, suppress a desire 6) (an) ardent, blind, burning, earnest, fervent, intense, keen, overwhelming, passionate, strong; …

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  • 23Desire — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Desire >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 desire desire wish fancy fantasy Sgm: N 1 want want need exigency GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 mind mind inclination leaning …

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  • 24desire — de|sire1 [dıˈzaıə US ˈzaır] n 1.) [U and C] a strong hope or wish desire to do sth ▪ a strong desire to win desire for ▪ a desire for knowledge desire that ▪ It was Harold s desire that he should be buried next to his wife. express/show a desire …

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  • 25desire — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ burning, deep, fervent, fierce, great, intense, passionate, strong, urgent ▪ …

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  • 26desire — de|sire1 [ dı zaır ] noun *** 1. ) count or uncount a strong feeling of wanting to have or do something: ordinary human needs and desires a desire to do something: his desire to join the army desire for: their desire for peace and stability in… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 27desire — 1 verb (transitive not in progressive) 1 formal to want or hope for something very much: the qualities we desire in our employees | desire to do sth: Anyone desiring to vote must come to the meeting. | desire sb to do sth: The prince desired her… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 28Désiré — Filmdaten Originaltitel Désiré Produktionsland Frankreich …

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  • 29desire — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Craving Nouns 1. desire, wish, fancy, fantasy; want, need (see necessity). 2. desirability, appeal, magnetism, attraction. 3. inclination, mind, devices, animus, partiality, penchant, predilection;… …

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  • 30desire — 01. He was full of [desire] as he gazed at his girlfriend. 02. After the death of her children in a car accident, she lost all [desire] for life. 03. Her refusal to go out with him only increased his [desire] for her love. 04. She has always… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 31Desire — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Desire (mot anglais signifiant Désir en français) peut faire référence à : Films : Desire, un film de 1920 de George Edwardes Hall, Desire, un… …

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  • 32desire — [[t]dɪza͟ɪ͟ə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ desires, desiring, desired 1) N COUNT: oft N to inf, N for n A desire is a strong wish to do or have something. I had a strong desire to help and care for people... They seem to have lost their desire for life. 2) VERB: no …

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  • 33Desire Me — Filmdaten Originaltitel Desire Me Produktionsland USA …

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  • 34desire — I. verb (desired; desiring) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French desirer, from Latin desiderare, from de + sider , sidus heavenly body Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to long or hope for ; exhibit or feel desire for < desire succe …

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  • 35Désiré — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Désiré (homonymie). Désiré est un film français de Sacha Guitry sorti en 1937 d après sa pièce de théâtre éponyme. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 …

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  • 36Désiré — (ou Géry) (Géo Désirat) (Desiderato) • Désiré, évêque de Besançon, au IVème siècle. • Désiré, né à Albi en 595, trésorier de Clotaire II et de Dagobert Ier, gouverneur de Marseille, évêque de Cahors, mourut en 655. Nom issu du latin desideratus&#8230; …

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  • 37desire —   Makemake, i ini, ano i, hia, make, ake, puni, upu.   Also: i i, kuko, makahehi, ha eha e, mana o, kauhua, nipo, ninipo, pu u, ko i i, īloli, ho omakauli i, ha e.    ♦ To desire greatly, kūli a, li a, ena aloha, lanakoi.    ♦ Overwhelmed with&#8230; …

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  • 38desire — desiredly /di zuyeurd lee, zuy rid /, adv. desiredness, n. desireless, adj. desirer, n. desiringly, adv. /di zuyeur /, v., desired, desiring, n. v.t. 1. to wish or long for; crave; want. 2. to express a wish to obtain; ask for; request: The mayor …

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  • 39deSire — (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The wish to enjoy] Syn. aspiration, longing, yearning, craving, wish, want, motive, will, urge, eagerness, ardor, solicitude, propensity, predilection, fancy, greed, avidity, Cupidity, covetousness, obsession, frenzy, craze,&#8230; …

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  • 40DESIRE — Deutsche Servicerobotik Initiative DESIRE (Akronym für Deutsche Servicerobotik Initiative) war ein Verbundvorhaben, das im Rahmen der „Leitinnovation Servicerobotik“ vom Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung von 2005 bis 2009 gefördert&#8230; …

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