desiderate


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de·sid·er·ate

 (dĭ-sĭd′ə-rāt′)
tr.v. de·sid·er·at·ed, de·sid·er·at·ing, de·sid·er·ates
To wish to have or see happen.

[Latin dēsīderāre, dēsīderāt-, to desire; see desire.]

de·sid′er·a′tion n.

desiderate

(dɪˈzɪdəˌreɪt)
vb
(tr) to feel the lack of or need for; long for; miss
[C17: from Latin dēsīderāre, from de- + sīdus star; see desire]
deˌsiderˈation n

de•sid•er•ate

(dɪˈsɪd əˌreɪt)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to wish or long for.
[1635–45; < Latin dēsīderātus, past participle of dēsīderāre to long for, require]
de•sid`er•a′tion, n.
de•sid′er•a•tive (-ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ tɪv) adj.

desiderate


Past participle: desiderated
Gerund: desiderating

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
I have desiderated
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Past Continuous
I was desiderating
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Past Perfect
I had desiderated
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Future
I will desiderate
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Future Perfect
I will have desiderated
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Future Continuous
I will be desiderating
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been desiderating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been desiderating
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Conditional
I would desiderate
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Past Conditional
I would have desiderated
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