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  • 1 desire — [di zīr′] vt. desired, desiring [ME desiren < OFr desirer < L desiderare, orig., prob., to await from the stars < de , from + sidus, star: see SIDEREAL] 1. to wish or long for; crave; covet 2. to ask for; request 3. to want sexually vi.… …

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  • 2 Desire (emotion) — Desire is a sense of longing for a person or object or hoping for an outcome. Desire is the fire that sets action aflame. The same sense is expressed by emotions such as craving or hankering . When a person desires something or someone, their… …

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  • 3 desire — 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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  • 4 desire — 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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  • 5 Desire — (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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  • 6 desire — Synonyms and related words: Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, address, admiration, adoration, affection, agape, aim, aim at, ambition, andromania, animus, aphrodisia, appeal, appetence, appetency, appetite, appetition, application, apply …

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  • 7 Longing — Long Long, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Longed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Longing}.] [AS. langian to increase, to lengthen, to stretch out the mind after, to long, to crave, to belong to, fr. lang long. See {Long}, a.] 1. To feel a strong or morbid desire or… …

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  • 8 feel — verb ADVERB ▪ deeply, strongly ▪ She felt her mother s death very deeply. ▪ really ▪ I really felt bad about what I had done. ▪ keenly …

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  • 9 Argument from desire — The Argument from Desire is an argument for the existence of God. It is most known in recent times through the writings of C. S. Lewis, for whom it played pivotal role in his own conversion to theism and thence to Christianity. As a syllogism it… …

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  • 10 hunger — I. n. Craving appetite (for food), craving for food. II. v. n. 1. Feel hunger, feel hungry, be hungry, crave food, want nourishment. 2. Long, hanker, feel longing desire, desire eagerly, pine …

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  • 11 de|sir´er — de|sire «dih ZYR», noun, verb, sired, sir|ing. –n. 1. a wanting or longing; strong wish: »His desire is to travel. His predominant passion was desire of money (Samuel Johnson). 2. a wish expressed in words; request: »I sent you, at your desire,… …

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  • 12 de|sire — «dih ZYR», noun, verb, sired, sir|ing. –n. 1. a wanting or longing; strong wish: »His desire is to travel. His predominant passion was desire of money (Samuel Johnson). 2. a wish expressed in words; request: »I sent you, at your desire, the… …

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  • 13 The Doors of Perception —   …

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  • 14 Relationship of Clark Kent and Lois Lane — Clark and Lois redirects here. For the TV show, see Lois Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. The wedding of Clark Kent and Lois Lane, from Superman: The Wedding Album (1996). Clark Kent and Lois Lane are among the best known fictional couples …

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  • 15 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 16 Schizoid personality disorder — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Schizoid personality disorder ICD10 = ICD10|F|60|1|f|60 ICD9 = ICD9|301.20 |Schizoid personality disorder (SPD) is a personality disorder characterized by a lack of interest in social relationships, a tendency… …

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  • 17 performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …

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  • 18 Sehnsucht — For the Rammstein album, see Sehnsucht (album). For other uses, see Sehnsucht (disambiguation)Sehnsucht is a German word that literally means longing or in a wider sense a kind of intensely missing . However, Sehnsucht is almost impossible to… …

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  • 19 ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …

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  • 20 Saudade — articleissues article = y refimprove = August 2008 original research = March 2008Saudade (singular) or saudades (plural) (pronounced|sawˈdade in Galician, pronounced|sawˈdadɨ in European Portuguese and IPA| [sawˈdadʒi] or IPA| [sawˈdadi] in… …

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