object of desire

Definition of object of desire

  1. :  something that people want to have

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  something material that may be perceived by the senses

    :  something that when viewed stirs a particular emotion (as pity)

    :  something mental or physical toward which thought, feeling, or action is directed

  1. :  to put forth in opposition or as an objection

    :  to oppose something firmly and usually with words or arguments

    :  to feel distaste for something

  1. :  of, relating to, or being object code

  1. :  to long or hope for :  exhibit or feel desire for

    :  to express a wish for :  request

    :  to express a wish to :  ask

  1. :  conscious impulse (see 2impulse 3) toward something that promises enjoyment or satisfaction in its attainment

    :  longing, craving

    :  sexual urge or appetite

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clearly seen through or understood

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