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desirable
American English: /dəˈzaɪrəb(ə)l/
British English: /dɪˈzʌɪərəb(ə)l/

Translation of desirable in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    (property/location)
    desirable residence for sale
    se vende residencia de alto standing or de gran categoría
    1.2 (sexually)
    Example sentences
    • Roman writers often accused women of wanting to employ a wet nurse only for the sake of maintaining a sexually desirable figure.
    • The film's most desirable character uses sex purely to manipulate people and her eyes seem more dead than enticing.
    • It features a model with a modest acting resume, and makes her the most desirable woman to have graced the screen in recent years.
    1.3 (advisable, worthwhile) it is most desirable that you should attend [formal]
    sería muy conveniente que asistiese
    teaching experience is desirable
    se valorará experiencia docente
    Example sentences
    • There is, today, a general recognition that price stability is highly desirable from an economic standpoint.
    • Other factors, such as the enhanced capital gains exemption and liability concerns, also make incorporation highly desirable.
    • An experimental verification of the predictions of the theory would be highly desirable.

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