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desire
dɪ'zaɪər
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. An inclination to want things.
  2. The feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state.
  3. Something that is desired.
(动) As a verb
  1. Feel or have a desire for; want strongly.
  2. Express a desire for.
  3. Expect and wish.
Hyphenationde•sire
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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idea; meaning; thought; to think; wish; desire; intention; to expect; to anticipate; Italy; Italian; abbr. for 意大利
意愿yìyuànaspiration; wish (for); desire
yuànto hope; to wish; to desire; hoped-for; ready; willing; sincere
意思yìsiidea; opinion; meaning; wish; desire; interest; fun; token of appreciation, affection, etc.; to give as a small token; to do something as a gesture of goodwill, etc.
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