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desirous

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adjective de·sir·ous \di-ˈzī(-ə)r-əs\

Simple Definition of desirous

  • : wanting or wishing for something very much : feeling desire for something

Full Definition of desirous

  1. :  impelled or governed by desire <desirous of fame>

de·sir·ous·ly adverb
de·sir·ous·ness noun

Examples of desirous

  1. <management is very desirous of finishing the project on time and within budget>



14th Century

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14th century

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