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How to Pronounce desire?

Correct pronunciation for the word "desire" is [dɪzˈa͡ɪ͡ə], [dɪzˈa‍ɪ‍ə], [d_ɪ_z_ˈaɪə].

Definition of desire

  1. To long for the possession or enjoyment of anything; to express a wish to obtain; to long for.
  2. An affection of the mind, directed to the obtaining or enjoying of an object; a prayer or request to obtain; the object of desire; love or lust.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for desire?

What is the present tense of Desire?

  • The personal forms of the verb "desire" in present tense are:

  • - I desire

  • - You desire

  • - He/She/It desires

  • - We desire

  • - You desire

  • - They desire
  • What is the past tense of Desire?

  • The personal forms of the verb "desire" in past tense are:

  • 1. I desired

  • 2. You desired

  • 3. He desired

  • 4. She desired

  • 5. It desired

  • 6. We desired

  • 7. You desired (plural)

  • 8. They desired
  • What is the adverb for desire?

    The adverb form of the word "desire" is "desirelessly".

    What is the adjective for desire?

    The adjective form of the word "desire" is "desirable".

    Usage over time for desire:

    This graph shows how "desire" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of desire?

    The plural of the "desire" can be the "desires".

    What is the singular form of desire?

    The singular of the "desire" can be the "desire".

    Synonyms for Desire:


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