Definition of 'sought-after'
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This is ludicrous because it should be a highly sought-after career. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His incredible landscapes have become highly sought-after. The Sun (2014)Yet their neighbours in less sought-after areas turn out to be the biggest winners in the changes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This area is sought-after by parents because of its good schools. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Homes in less sought-after areas may still struggle to find a buyer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The town is affluent and close to sought-after schools. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Tobacco also became a much sought-after item of trade for both men and women. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)The much sought-after fruits are incredibly sweet. The Sun (2012)It is almost wild rose in growth habit and a much sought-after introduction. The Sun (2008)His patronage in racing is much sought-after. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was also snapped holding the special red bag which held the much sought-after award. The Sun (2012)She is happy to recall all the details and does so with the poise of a woman who is a sought-after motivational speaker. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I saw him go in a few years from obscurity to being a highly sought-after individual. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She was the world 's most sought-after diva. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Coffee is surpassed only by oil as the world 's most sought-after commodity. Christianity Today (2000)Britain has become one of the world 's most sought-after tourist destinations. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The company's dominant position has made it highly sought-after. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Property here is highly sought-after. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It might have been highly sought-after when you bought it, but is the artist still popular? Times, Sunday Times (2015)It faces the sea in the most sought-after area near Lisbon. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As a vibrant lecturer on art, she was a much sought-after speaker. DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)These items are much sought-after. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the past few months national oil companies have bought some of the world 's most sought-after assets. Times, Sunday Times (2009)THE government is preparing to impose drastic curbs on second home ownership that would stop people buying in sought-after rural areas. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'sought-after'
British English: sought-after ADJECTIVE
Something that is sought-after is in great demand, usually because it is rare or of very good quality.
An Olympic gold medal is the most sought-after prize in world sport.
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