TT: Have you felt curiosity or a desire to find your natural parents?
Like Gates, Zuckerberg has infinite wealth, and he seems monomaniacal in his desire to see Facebook beat back any and all rivals.
In the New York Times earlier this year, he described the two-state solution as "crucial" and expressed a desire for negotiations.
Feeling the desire to hire someone she'd known since the early days of her career was understandable, Benton had said.
The hip-hop star has been teasing the fashion industry for years with his desire to launch a fashion line.
Why should I desire to come into any individual's area-window instead of the door?
We are aided by all who desire self-government and a voice in deciding their own affairs.
Now surely this was a day of good fortune, for again Dickie had his desire.
I haven't the least desire to sit alone and moon and meditate.
If he is so strong in the arm and active as is reported, I desire he will imitate me.
early 13c., from Old French desirrer (12c.) "wish, desire, long for," from Latin desiderare "long for, wish for; demand, expect," original sense perhaps "await what the stars will bring," from the phrase de sidere "from the stars," from sidus (genitive sideris) "heavenly body, star, constellation" (but see consider). Related: Desired; desiring.
c.1300, from Old French desir, from desirer (see desire (v.)); sense of "lust" is first recorded mid-14c.