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Definitions of desire:

  • noun:   an inclination to want things
    Example: "A man of many desires"
  • noun:   the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state
  • noun:   something that is desired
  • verb:   feel or have a desire for; want strongly
  • verb:   express a desire for
  • verb:   expect and wish
  • name:  A female given name (rare: 1 in 50000 females; popularity rank in the U.S.: #2592)


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