- desirous used 6 times.
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: Yes
- Included in BDB: Yes
DESIROUS, adjective Wishing for; wishing to obtain; coveting; solicitous to possess and enjoy.
Be not desirous of his dainties. Proverbs 23:3.
Jesus knew they were desirous to ask him. John 16:19.
DESIROUSLY, adverb With desire; with earnest wishes.
DESIROUSNESS, noun The state or affection of being desirous.