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desirous

de·sir·ous

desirous

 
 
pronunciation:
dih zaI rs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: having desire; desiring.
The nun's life suited her as she was not desirous of material things.She was aware that others in the company were desirous of her position.He was still attracted to his wife, but recently he seldom felt desirous.
similar words:
covetous, lustful
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derivations: desirously (adv.), desirousness (n.)