Associations to the word «Desirable»

Wiktionary

DESIRABLE, adjective. Suitable, worthy to be desired.
DESIRABLE, noun. A thing that people want; something that is desirable.

Dictionary definition

DESIRABLE, adjective. Worth having or seeking or achieving; "a desirable job"; "computer with many desirable features"; "a desirable outcome".
DESIRABLE, adjective. Worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse; "the parents found the girl suitable for their son".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats