Definition of desire in English:

desire

Line breaks: de¦sire
Pronunciation: /dɪˈzʌɪə
 
/

noun

verb

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Origin

Middle English: from Old French desir (noun), desirer (verb), from Latin desiderare (see desiderate).

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