Feeling desire; eagerly wishing; solicitous; eager to obtain; covetous. (adjective)
Examples of word desirous
Oh yeah, your dad is still kicking your ass, your livelihood is threatened by a fickle public, and the pressure is on you to do something to stay relevant ... remain desirous ...
Such an affection has he for his country, and so truly desirous is he of the welfare of it, that he would be content to lie under the imputation of a false prophet, so that their ruin might be prevented.
The Sub â€“ Prior readily obeyed the first part of the Abbotâ€™s injunction, but paused upon the second â€” â€œIt is Friday, most reverend,â€ he said in Latin, desirous that the hint should escape, if possible, the ears of the stranger.
Governor N.N. January 3rd, 2009 JAMMU - Jammu and Kashmir chief minister-designate Omar Abdullah Sunday said he was 'desirous' of talking to separatist leaders from the state.
Limbaugh said that the media is "desirous" of seeing Black QBs like Philly's McNabb do well.