Definition of 'desirous'
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She becomes alienated from her own desirous strivings. Eating Problems: A Feminist Psychoanalytic Treatment Model (1994)Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. HABIT BUSTING: A 10-step plan that will change your life (2002)Anne cowered deeper into her pillows as if desirous of hiding herself forever from mortal eyes. Anne of Green Gables (1872)Flora had been long desirous to effect a regular call at Abbotstoke, and it was just now that she succeeded. The Daisy Chain (1837)Several years ago, an editor whom I was desirous to impress called me in to see her. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Occasionally. desirous is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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