desire

[ dih-zahyuhr ]SEE DEFINITION OF desire

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DESIRE

I can show it to you, if you desire it, in my father's handwriting.

All have done their duty well, and to them also I desire to render my thanks.

We are aided by all who desire self-government and a voice in deciding their own affairs.

I will go out of my way to caress one who shows any desire to be friendly.

I haven't the least desire to sit alone and moon and meditate.

The desire of man's heart does for him whatever I seem to do.

George replied, "Yes, I remember it; and it is still my desire to follow it."

We are always disbelieving in him because things do not go as we intend and desire them to go.

Her tone was dominated by the desire to be calm, and get at his real feeling.

Nothing seemed left them—not even the desire of deliverance.

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