Definitions of Desiring

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Usage examples for Desiring

  1. Without much ado, therefore, I went back to the inn, and, not desiring to remain any longer in the town, mounted Black Ben and rode through the night towards Folkestone. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  2. 5 In like manner Joseph, when he came to the Jews, said to them, Why are ye angry with me for desiring the body of Jesus of Pilate? – The Forbidden Gospels and Epistles, Complete by Archbishop Wake
  3. Here is a heart that only beats to serve you, without seeking, ay, even without desiring a reward, except that which you must give me of your pleasure or without, when I shall see upon your face some promise of your happiness repaired! – First Person Paramount by Ambrose Pratt
  4. But he rushed on again, desiring to slay. – The Iliad of Homer (1873) by Homer
  5. She was perpetually hiding something, was perpetually waiting, desiring thinking, " How much longer?" – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens