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desirable

adjective uk   /dɪˈzaɪə.rə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈzaɪr.ə-/

desirable adjective (WANTED)

B2 worth having and wanted by most people: Reducing class sizes in schools is a desirable aim. It's regarded as a highly desirable job. The house is in a very desirable area of the city.
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desirable adjective (ATTRACTIVE)

sexually attractive: a highly desirable man
desirably
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
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