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Overview of verb desire

The verb desire has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (25) desire, want

(feel or have a desire for; want strongly; "I want to go home now"; "I want my own room")

2. (2) hope, trust, desire

(expect and wish; "I trust you will behave better from now on"; "I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise")

3. (2) desire

(express a desire for)


Overview of adj desired

The adj desired has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) coveted, desired, in demand, sought after

(greatly desired)

2. (1) craved, desired

(wanted intensely; "the child could no longer resist taking one of the craved cookies"; "it produced the desired effect")

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