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2 entries found for desire.
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Main Entry: 1de·sire
Pronunciation: di-primarystresszimacr(schwa)r
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): de·sired; de·sir·ing
1 : to long for : wish earnestly <desire wealth> <desire peace>
2 : to call for : express a wish for : REQUEST <the librarian desires us to return all overdue books>

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