French translation of 'desired'
Example Sentences Including 'desired'
Now, he had all the time in the world to arrange the images of Katerina in whatever sequence he desired.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
This had the desired effect of persuading the girl from moving on.Man's Loving Family
At the same time he could not dismiss from his mind the image of Marcia, seen so seldom, desired so deeply.In Love and War
Trends of 'desired'
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- (= wish)
désir mdesire for sth
envie de qchdesire to do sth
envie de faire qchone's heart's desire (literary)
le plus cher désir de qn
- (= want)
vouloirto desire to do sth
désirer faire qchif desired
au besointo leave a lot to be desired or to leave a great deal to be desired or to leave much to be desired (= be unsatisfactory)
laisser beaucoup à désirer
- [man, woman]
Example Sentences Including 'desire'
I'd woken up that morning with a powerful desire for her, I now remembered.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I see you are as genuine as we are in your desire to find Mrs Montagu.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
Her reason staged a rearguard action against her body's desire.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Translation of desired from the Collins English to French Dictionary