What does desired mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coveted, desired, in demand(p), sought afteradjective

    greatly desired

  2. craved, desiredadjective

    wanted intensely

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Desired

    of Desire

Anagrams for desired »

  1. resided

  2. derides

How to pronounce desired?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of desired in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of desired in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of desired in a Sentence

  1. Robert Southey:

    The core banks are in a catch 22, they can't all sell out at their desired price, whilst applying usual lending criteria is fraught with the risk that markets worsen and they are left holding the bag.

  2. Mikhail Amosov:

    To make Zenit a good soccer club was Mutko's project, putin appreciated his performance and took him to Moscow, a move Mutko never desired. It seems to me Putin decided that Mutko can do a lot for Russian sport in general, after doing a lot for Zenit.

  3. Tim Hubbard:

    Ginni Rometty's exit from IBM marks the departure of one of the most prestigious female CEOs of the past decade. Even though IBM's stock performance was more volatile than desired by Wall Street, she left a lasting mark on one of the cornerstone American companies.

  4. Jonathan Spyer:

    The( y) are almost without doubt people who want Netanyahu to be defeated, the revelations mean that V15 which, in its very style and name, comes across as an alien presence on the Israeli scene, is unlikely to have the effect that its creators desired. And that’s good for Israeli democracy, whether or not you want to see Netanyahu re-elected.

  5. Eric Garcetti:

    The continuing, record-breaking growth and strength of tourism in Los Angeles is a shining light for our economy, creating good-paying jobs for our families, benefiting local businesses, and generating significant revenue for the city that goes toward the public services our city needs, angelenos should be proud that our great city is such a desired tourist destination for visitors from across the U.S. and around the world.

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