Desires in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Desires

Third-person singular simple present indicative form of desire | plural of desire

Short Example Sentence for Desires

  • 1. God desires the salvation of all men. 🔊
  • 2. Did his desires still turn. 🔊
  • 3. What doth my fond desires withstand? 🔊
  • 4. In my time I have had desires to be a pirate myself. 🔊
  • 5. Or, Who desires any thing more of her than her Friendship? 🔊
  • 6. Section I. God desires the salvation of all men. 🔊
  • 7. He is never disconcerted--all he desires he says. 🔊
  • 8. Keep your desires and feelings from over-coloring your views. 🔊
  • 9. He also admitted to him, the desires that he felt for her, during it all. 🔊
  • 10. It's more to me than any of those desires that have always claimed me. 🔊
  • 11. I don't think he desires to see you half so much as he does me. 🔊

How to use Desires in a Sentence?

  • 1. His shop is most admirably adapted to the articles the effect of which he desires to heighten. 🔊
  • 2. No other object is sufficiently vast to fill and satisfy the unlimited desires of the mind. 🔊
  • 3. The subject matter is often poorly adapted to the needs and desires of the foreign housewife. 🔊
  • 4. Woe to people in love who satisfy all their desires in a week, in a month, in a year! 🔊
  • 5. A packed parliament that had obscured the true desires of the country was silenced before the voice of the people. 🔊
  • 6. Five days of cessation of hostilities is eminently convenient to an enemy who desires to act unflurried. 🔊
  • 7. When a subscriber on a certain line desires to get connection through the switchboard he turns his generator and throws the drop. 🔊
  • 8. And she only desires to have a general name, which shall distinguish purifications of the soul from purifications of the body. 🔊
  • 9. Every one then, who desires to answer truly, will adopt the third and remaining hypothesis of the communion of some with some. 🔊
  • 10. At all stages of his existence the world of which man is aware outside him, and the world of feelings and desires within him are in conflict. 🔊
  • 11. In the case of an individual, success appears to me to depend upon the time which he devotes to the study of that which he desires to master. 🔊
  • 12. Whichever form of deity one worships with faith, from it he obtains the beneficial things he desires really given by me. 🔊
  • 13. Silence, or rest from desires and passions, is still better, because it promotes quietness of spirit. 🔊
  • 14. Among the active powers, reasonable will, practical reason and conscience were ranked as paramount over the appetites and desires and emotions. 🔊
  • 15. After that adventure at Locarno sex and the interests and desires of sex never left me for long at peace. 🔊
  • 16. The proper place in the sentence for the word, or group of words, which the writer desires to make most prominent is usually the end. 🔊
  • 17. It is all one, whether Aristus spends a crown or desires some unfortunate person to spend it instead. 🔊
  • 18. If you wish them to be faithful, they try day and night to deceive you; give them their desires and tell them to be false, they will refuse. 🔊
  • 19. Staff officers, he says, are now urgently needed, and he desires to know how soon the major will feel able to resume duty. 🔊
  • 20. He has heard that here the path leads downward to the dead, and he desires to go thither to visit his father, Anchises. 🔊
  • 21. As a first earnest of its desires it tore down the high, unpainted, hemlock fence around the Watertown passenger station. 🔊
  • 22. One fitted to be the consort of the matchless Azalia and in whom I could see my fondest desires bear fruit. 🔊
  • 23. How wise to foster such desires alone, As, although cross'd, are easily supplied! 🔊
  • 24. Hence the desire on both sides to find some common denominator in a nebulous formula which each can interpret as to time and manner according to its own desires and aims. 🔊
  • 25. My eyes, alas! prevent me from saying to-day as I could wish my hopes and desires that all good may attend you. 🔊
  • 26. He becomes an Apis bull, and his faithless wife desires his death, and wishes to eat his liver, but his life goes on in other forms. 🔊
  • 27. A shareholder who desires to build a house and has secured a lot for that purpose, may borrow money from the association of which he is a member. 🔊
  • 28. He prays for guidance in this part of religious duty; he desires to have everything connected with sacrifice done in the best way and with the most effective hymns. 🔊
  • 29. His five shares, therefore, when matured, would be worth $1,000, the amount of money which he desires to borrow.... 🔊