Desiderate meaning

dĭ-sĭdə-rāt
To wish to have or see happen.
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To want; miss; need.
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To miss, to feel the absence of, to long for.
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Origin of desiderate

  • Latin dēsīderāre dēsīderāt- to desire desire

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin, from the participle stem of the verb dēsīderāre (“to desire”).

    From Wiktionary