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Meaning of "desiderate" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD DESIDERATE

From Latin dēsīderāre, from de- + sīdus star.
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PRONUNCIATION OF DESIDERATE

desiderate  [dɪˈzɪdəˌreɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DESIDERATE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Desiderate is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb desiderate in English.

WHAT DOES DESIDERATE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of desiderate in the English dictionary

The definition of desiderate in the dictionary is to feel the lack of or need for; long for; miss.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO DESIDERATE

PRESENT

Present
I desiderate
you desiderate
he/she/it desiderates
we desiderate
you desiderate
they desiderate
Present continuous
I am desiderating
you are desiderating
he/she/it is desiderating
we are desiderating
you are desiderating
they are desiderating
Present perfect
I have desiderated
you have desiderated
he/she/it has desiderated
we have desiderated
you have desiderated
they have desiderated
Present perfect continuous
I have been desiderating
you have been desiderating
he/she/it has been desiderating
we have been desiderating
you have been desiderating
they have been desiderating
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I desiderated
you desiderated
he/she/it desiderated
we desiderated
you desiderated
they desiderated
Past continuous
I was desiderating
you were desiderating
he/she/it was desiderating
we were desiderating
you were desiderating
they were desiderating
Past perfect
I had desiderated
you had desiderated
he/she/it had desiderated
we had desiderated
you had desiderated
they had desiderated
Past perfect continuous
I had been desiderating
you had been desiderating
he/she/it had been desiderating
we had been desiderating
you had been desiderating
they had been desiderating
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will desiderate
you will desiderate
he/she/it will desiderate
we will desiderate
you will desiderate
they will desiderate
Future continuous
I will be desiderating
you will be desiderating
he/she/it will be desiderating
we will be desiderating
you will be desiderating
they will be desiderating
Future perfect
I will have desiderated
you will have desiderated
he/she/it will have desiderated
we will have desiderated
you will have desiderated
they will have desiderated
Future perfect continuous
I will have been desiderating
you will have been desiderating
he/she/it will have been desiderating
we will have been desiderating
you will have been desiderating
they will have been desiderating
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would desiderate
you would desiderate
he/she/it would desiderate
we would desiderate
you would desiderate
they would desiderate
Conditional continuous
I would be desiderating
you would be desiderating
he/she/it would be desiderating
we would be desiderating
you would be desiderating
they would be desiderating
Conditional perfect
I would have desiderate
you would have desiderate
he/she/it would have desiderate
we would have desiderate
you would have desiderate
they would have desiderate
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been desiderating
you would have been desiderating
he/she/it would have been desiderating
we would have been desiderating
you would have been desiderating
they would have been desiderating
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you desiderate
we let´s desiderate
you desiderate
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to desiderate
Past participle
desiderated
Present Participle
desiderating
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DESIDERATE


accelerate
ækˈsɛləˌreɪt
collaborate
kəˈlæbəˌreɪt
commemorate
kəˈmɛməˌreɪt
cooperate
kəʊˈɒpəˌreɪt
decorate
ˈdɛkəˌreɪt
degenerate
dɪˈdʒɛnəˌreɪt
deteriorate
dɪˈtɪərɪəˌreɪt
equiponderate
ˌiːkwɪˈpɒndəˌreɪt
federate
ˈfɛdəˌreɪt
generate
ˈdʒɛnəˌreɪt
incorporate
ɪnˈkɔːpəˌreɪt
liberate
ˈlɪbəˌreɪt
operate
ˈɒpəˌreɪt
preponderate
prɪˈpɒndəˌreɪt
proliferate
prəˈlɪfəˌreɪt
refrigerate
rɪˈfrɪdʒəˌreɪt
regenerate
rɪˈdʒɛnəˌreɪt
separate
ˈsɛpəˌreɪt
siderate
ˈsɪdəˌreɪt
tolerate
ˈtɒləˌreɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DESIDERATE

desi
desiccant
desiccate
desiccated
desiccation
desiccative
desiccator
desiderata
desideration
desiderative
desideratum
desiderium
design
designable
designate
designated
designated area
designated driver
designated employment
designation

WORDS THAT END LIKE DESIDERATE

accurate
commiserate
computer literate
confederate
conglomerate
considerate
deliberate
derate
desperate
enterate
enumerate
eviscerate
exaggerate
illiterate
incarcerate
iterate
literate
moderate
recuperate
reiterate
temperate

Synonyms and antonyms of desiderate in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «desiderate» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DESIDERATE

Find out the translation of desiderate to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of desiderate from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «desiderate» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

亟待
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

desiderate
570 millions of speakers

English

desiderate
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

desiderate
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

desiderate
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

desiderate
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desiderate
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অভাব বোধ করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

desiderate
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bersungguh-sungguh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Desiderat
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

desiderate
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

desiderate
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Desiderate
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ao ước
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

desiderate
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जाणून घेणे आवश्यक आहे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Variant
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

desiderate
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

desiderate
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

desiderate
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

deziderat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

desiderate
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

desiderate
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

desiderate
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

desiderate
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of desiderate

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DESIDERATE»

The term «desiderate» is regularly used and occupies the 61.956 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DESIDERATE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about desiderate

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DESIDERATE»

Discover the use of desiderate in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to desiderate and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Synonyms and Antonyms: Or, Kindred Words and Their Opposites
Lose. Desiderate, v. tr. Desiderium. Desire of the lost or absent. Sometimes used vaguely for desire, as a matter, not of passion, but requirement. Syn. Desire. Want . Need. Require. Ant. Disregard. Forget, Supersede. Discard. Desideratum, n.
Charles John Smith, 1895
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Synonyms and Antonyms
Lose. Desiderate, v. tr. Desiderium. Desire of the lost or absent. Sometimes used vaguely for desire, as a matter, not of passion, but requirement. Syn. Desire. Want . Need. Require. Ant. . Disregard. Forget. Supersede. Discard. Desideratum, n.
Charles John Smith, 1867
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Oxford Dictionary of English
from Latin, 'something desired', neuter past participle of desiderare (see DESIDERATE). design 7noun 1 a plan or drawing produced to show the look and function or workings of a building, garment, or other object before it is made: he hasjust ...
Angus Stevenson, 2010
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Italian course
Desiderate del pane? — No, grazie; non desidero del pane? Do you desire any breadf — No, thank you; I do not desire any bread. Desiderate del sale? — No, grazie; non desidero del sale. Desiderate del latte? — No, grazie; non desidero ...
International Correspondence Schools (Scranton, Pa.), 1910
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Nineteenth-Century Writings on Homosexuality: A Sourcebook
Cory,. 'Desiderate',. Ionica,. 1858. Edward Cracroft Lefroy, 'A Palaestral126 Study' , Echoes from Theocritus and. 159 MODES OF DEFENCE.
Chris White, 2012
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A Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language
Perhaps (like considerari) allied to sidus, a star, as if to turn the eyes torn the stars, to regret, miss. desiderate. (L.) L. desideraius, pp. of deside rare (above). Desist; see State, Desk ; see Disc Desolate ; see Sole (3). Despair ; see Desperate.
Walter William Skeat, 1885
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The Complete Works of Robert Browning, Volume 11: With ...
Desiderate aught else O' the vendor? As you leave his show, why, joke the man! “ You cheat: your six-legged sheep, I recollect, began Both life and trade, last year, trimmed properly and clipt, 125 As the Twin-headed Babe, and Human ...
Robert Browning, Michael Bright, 2008
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The North British Review
' It is hardly possible to conceive of a position more erroneous or more injurious. In the first place, how can the Commissioners be certain that even the qualities they desiderate will be secured? Long experience has convinced all who have ...
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The Dublin Review
We desiderate in them the appearance of straightforwardness and real desire for truth ; we desiderate in ... of looking their own position fairly in the face; we desiderate in them a continuance of that genuine confession, which we used to hear ...
10
Tales of Wonder
"And therefore," he continued, "in the desiderate city, in London, all their camels are pure white. Remarkable is the swiftness of their horses, that draw their chariots that are of ivory along those sandy ways and that are of surpassing lightness, ...
Lord Dunsany, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DESIDERATE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term desiderate is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mal d'auto - Abbiamo provato gli occhiali anti cinetosi [video]
Le vacanze sono sempre più vicine e con esse anche i lunghi viaggi. Ma se le ferie sono tanto attese e desiderate, i lunghi viaggi potrebbero ... «Quattroruote, Jul 15»
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5 cose che ogni genitore introverso dovrebbe evitare
Evitate di tormentarvi solo perché desiderate (o riuscite a ritagliarvi) un po' di tempo lontano dai vostri piccoli. Il momento della giornata che ... «L'Huffington Post, Jun 15»
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Borse estate 2015: le it bag delle star
Sono le borse più desiderate, le it bag. Il pezzo cult che ogni fashion addicted dovrebbe avere nel proprio guardaroba. Dai grandi classici, fino ... «Vogue.it, Jun 15»
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Riciclare gli Asciugamani: 26 Idee Fai da te
... una stuoia perfetta, non sarà un peccato se si sciuperà o riempirà di sabbia e nello stesso tempo sarà grande proprio quanto lo desiderate! «Eticamente.net, Jun 15»
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“A strange road of Materials": in mostra l'avanguardistico lavoro di …
Se desiderate contribuire, visitate la pagina di Crowdrise . Per informazioni (718) 636-3764 o edelfede@pratt.edu. In questo video vi dico di più ... «La Voce di New York, Jun 15»
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A caccia in Sicilia.. Santissima Trinità di Delia
In questo caso se desiderate una caccia indimenticabile in un ambiente perfetto e contemporaneamente volete far contenta la moglie, la compagna o tutta la ... «Caccia Passione, May 15»
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Project Cars - Recensione
... modo da creare esattamente le condizioni di guida desiderate. Dal modello di guida all'Intelligenza Artificiale degli avversari, passando per ... «Gamesvillage, May 15»
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Verdun - Recensione
... di livello otterremo una manciata di Punti Carriera da spendere per sbloccare il tier di armi successivo dello specialista che desiderate. «Everyeye.it, May 15»
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Candice Swanepoel, un “angelo” allo specchio (gallery)
... 26enne angelo di “Victoria's Secret” sta diventando una delle donne più sexy e desiderate del pianeta. Per capirlo basta guardare una delle ... «Romagna Noi, Apr 15»
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Sistema dell'accoglienza sotto inchiesta tra Firenze, Roma e …
... capo sarebbe un eritreo in contatto con i trafficanti africani e libici) e poi fatti partire per le destinazioni desiderate, nord Italia o nord europa. «L'Huffington Post, Apr 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Desiderate [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/desiderate>. Sep 2019 ».
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