(De*sic"ca*to*ry) a. Desiccative.

(De*sid"er*a*ble) a. Desirable. [R.] "Good and desiderable things." Holland.

(||De*sid`e*ra"ta) n. pl. See Desideratum.

(De*sid"er*ate) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Desiderated; p. pr. & vb. n. Desiderating.] [L. desideratus, p. p. of desiderare to desire, miss. See Desire, and cf. Desideratum.] To desire; to feel the want of; to lack; to miss; to want.

Pray have the goodness to point out one word missing that ought to have been there — please to insert a desiderated stanza. You can not.
Prof. Wilson.

Men were beginning . . . to desiderate for them an actual abode of fire.
A. W. Ward.

(De*sid`er*a"tion) n. [L. desideratio.] Act of desiderating; also, the thing desired. [R.] Jeffrey.

(De*sid"er*a*tive) a. [L. desiderativus.] Denoting desire; as, desiderative verbs.

(De*sid"er*a*tive), n.

1. An object of desire.

2. (Gram.) A verb formed from another verb by a change of termination, and expressing the desire of doing that which is indicated by the primitive verb.

(||De*sid`e*ra"tum) n.; pl. Desiderata [L., fr. desideratus, p. p. See Desiderate.] Anything desired; that of which the lack is felt; a want generally felt and acknowledge.

(De*sid"i*ose` De*sid"i*ous) a. [L. desidiosus, fr. desidia a sitting idle, fr. desidre to sit idle; de- + sedre to sit.] Idle; lazy. [Obs.]

(De*sid"i*ous*ness), n. The state or quality of being desidiose, or indolent. [Obs.] N. Bacon.

(De*sight") n. [Pref. de- + sight.] An unsightly object. [Obs.]

(De*sight"ment) n. The act of making unsightly; disfigurement. [R.]

To substitute jury masts at whatever desightment or damage in risk.
London Times.

(De*sign") v. t. [imp. & p. p. Designed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Designing.] [F. désigner to designate, cf. F. dessiner to draw, dessin drawing, dessein a plan or scheme; all, ultimately, from L. designare to designate; de- + signare to mark, mark out, signum mark, sign. See Sign, and cf. Design, n., Designate.]

1. To draw preliminary outline or main features of; to sketch for a pattern or model; to delineate; to trace out; to draw. Dryden.

2. To mark out and exhibit; to designate; to indicate; to show; to point out; to appoint.

We shall see
Justice design the victor's chivalry.

Meet me to-morrow where the master
And this fraternity shall design.
Beau. & Fl.

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