Desire - Crossword Clue

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  1. wish, long, or crave for (something, especially the property of another person); "She covets her sister's house"
  1. plead or ask for earnestly
  2. have a craving, appetite, or great desire for
  3. Yearn
  1. a desire for sexual intimacy
  2. (Greek mythology) god of love; son of Aphrodite; identified with Roman Cupid
  1. intend with some possibility of fulfilment; "I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening"
  2. one of the three Christian virtues
  3. be optimistic; be full of hope; have hopes; "I am still hoping that all will turn out well"
  4. grounds for feeling hopeful about the future; "there is little or no promise that he will recover"
  5. expect and wish; "I trust you will behave better from now on"; "I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise"
  6. a specific instance of feeling hopeful; "it revived their hope of winning the pennant"
  7. the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled; "in spite of his troubles he never gave up hope"
  8. someone (or something) on which expectations are centered; "he was their best hope for a victory"
  1. a strong restless desire; "why this urge to travel?"
  2. a contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite; characterized by persistent itching and skin irritation; "he has a bad case of the itch"
  3. have a strong desire or urge to do something; "She is itching to start the project"; "He is spoiling for a fight"
  4. scrape or rub as if to relieve itching; "Don't scratch your insect bites!"
  5. have or perceive an itch; "I'm itching--the air is so dry!"
  6. cause to perceive an itch; "his skin itched"
  7. an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch
  1. a strong restless desire; "why this urge to travel?"
  2. an instinctive motive; "profound religious impulses"
  3. force or impel in an indicated direction; "I urged him to finish his studies"
  4. spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
  5. push for something; "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day"
  1. feel or have a desire for; want strongly; "I want to go home now"; "I want my own room"
  2. be without, lack; be deficient in; "want courtesy"; "want the strength to go on living"; "flood victims wanting food and shelter"
  3. a specific feeling of desire; "he got his wish"; "he was above all wishing and desire"
  4. anything that is necessary but lacking; "he had sufficient means to meet his simple needs"; "I tried to supply his wants"
  5. the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable; "there is a serious lack of insight into the problem"; "water is the critical deficiency in desert regions"; "for want of a nail the shoe was lost"
  6. a state of extreme poverty
  7. wish or demand the presence of; "I want you here at noon!"
  8. have need of; "This piano wants the attention of a competent tuner"
  9. hunt or look for; want for a particular reason; "Your former neighbor is wanted by the FBI"; "Uncle Sam wants you"
  1. invoke upon; "wish you a nice evening"; "bid farewell"
  2. the particular preference that you have; "it was his last wish"; "they should respect the wishes of the people"
  3. order politely; express a wish for
  4. (usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare; "give him my kind regards"; "my best wishes"
  5. make or express a wish; "I wish that Christmas were over"
  6. an expression of some desire or inclination; "I could tell that it was his wish that the guests leave"; "his crying was an indirect request for attention"
  7. hope for; have a wish; "I wish I could go home now"
  8. a specific feeling of desire; "he got his wish"; "he was above all wishing and desire"
  9. feel or express a desire or hope concerning the future or fortune of
  10. prefer or wish to do something;
  1. have affection for; feel tenderness for
  2. have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
  3. desire strongly or persistently
  1. a yearning for something or to do something
  2. the basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen
  3. have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/10/2018 9:00am

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Feeling of expectant desire
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Female dog losing head in desire
First asteroid landed on
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Freud's libido
Genie's offering
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Have a yen for
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Hunger for
Impatient desire
Inner drive
Instinctive desire
Intense longing
Irritation of the skin
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It might bring you up to
It stayed in Pandora's bo
It's a sensation
It's issued by the Nippon
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It's often made with the
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Long (for)
Long for
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Long throw dismissing opener
Long time before noon
Long to have
Long to marry after losing first husband
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Love child
Love child?
Love deity
Love fragrant flower close to nose
Love god
Love inspirer
Love personified
Love symbol
Love's inspiration
Lover boy?
Lover who abandoned Psych
Lust after
Lustful god
Man retains work in aspiration
Measles symptom
Miss badly
Money for a Toyota, say
Money in Tokyo
Money we earn in eastern parts?
More than suggest
Nagging desire
Nails' target
Name hidden in seven othe
Natural impulse
Need husband not to start putting on weight
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Offspring of Chaos, to He
Olympic archer
One might lose it in a cr
One of Pandora's finds
One of the primal gods in
One taking a bow?
Opposite of Thanatos, to
Oscar Wilde poem "The Gar
Painful back for love god
Pant - pine
Passion personified
Personification of desire
Pessimist's lack
Piccadilly Circus statue
Plead for
Pointless change causes irritation
Poison ivy symptom
Positive expectation
Power of love
Press crumpled rug with energy
Press for
Press on
Press upon
Prickly heat symptom
Problem for a suited-up d
Problem with hives
Psyche's love
Psyche's lover
Push for
Rash problem
Rash reaction?
Really want
Really, really want
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Scratcher's target
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Skinned bits ache and burn
Smallpox symptom
Smooth operator's secret desire
Something to scratch
Something wished for
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Strong desire to do something
Strong impulse
Strongly desire company doctor
Subject for Freud
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Symbol of love
Target for nails
Target for nails?
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The munchies, for one
The old name for money
Thirst (for)
Thirst for
Thought before blowing ou
Tokyo dough
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Want badly, with "for"
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Well product?
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