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desirous

adjective [after verb] uk   /dɪˈzaɪə.rəs/  us   /dəˈzaɪr.əs/ old-fashioned formal
wanting something: The duke is desirous of meeting you.
Translations of “desirous”
in Chinese (Traditional) 想要的,渴望的,有慾望的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 想要的,渴望的,有欲望的…
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