Associations to the word «Desirous»

Wiktionary

DESIROUS, adjective. Feeling desire; eagerly wishing; solicitous; eager to obtain; covetous.

Dictionary definition

DESIROUS, adjective. Having or expressing desire for something; "desirous of high office"; "desirous of finding a quick solution to the problem".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.