desirably


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de·sir·a·ble

 (dĭ-zīr′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. Worth having or seeking, as by being useful, advantageous, or pleasing: a desirable job in the film industry; a home computer with many desirable features.
2. Worth doing or achieving; advisable: a desirable reform; a desirable outcome.
3. Arousing desire, especially sexual desire.
n.
A desirable person or thing.

de·sir′a·bil′i·ty, de·sir′a·ble·ness n.
de·sir′a·bly adv.
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Translations

desirably

[dɪˈzaɪərəblɪ] ADV desirably locatedcon una situación ideal
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desirably

adv locatedreizvoll; equipped, furnishedattraktiv; male, sexy, femininebegehrenswert
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The rooms were too large for her to move in with ease: whatever she touched she expected to injure, and she crept about in constant terror of something or other; often retreating towards her own chamber to cry; and the little girl who was spoken of in the drawing-room when she left it at night as seeming so desirably sensible of her peculiar good fortune, ended every day's sorrows by sobbing herself to sleep.
Some of his occupations wrought less desirably upon him.
Instinctively she wss impelled to hold off, to make him woo her, to make herself more desirably valuable ere she yielded.
The target purity will be at least 99%, more desirably 99.5% and even more desirably exceed 99.95% (battery grade).
But if you have authority then you can do your work desirably," he said.
PPP leader Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's potential was not desirably developed and deficient Zardaris cannot groom it.
Consumers would have a desirably flavored, low-sugar and affordable nutraceutical food as a dietary option.
Because Sharrow Bay simply could not be located more desirably.
India could not desirably increase its trade with Afghanistan and Central Asia as Pakistan has been reluctant to allow India overland access to Afghanistan and beyond through its territory.
The property is desirably located next to Holly Hill Subdivision on Seminole Trail (Rt.
Located in St Martins Road, Finham, and on the market at offers over PS575,000 through the Fine & Country estate agency, the detached house is desirably located and set back on a secluded service road with a large driveway and extensive rear gardens.