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Meaning of DESIDERATUM

Pronunciation:  di`sidu'reytum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  something desired as a necessity; "the desiderata for a vacation are time and money"
 

DESIDERATUM is a 11 letter word that starts with D.

 

 See Also: essential, necessary, necessity, requirement, requisite

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aim, ambition, animus, aspiration, bare necessities, call for, catch, counsel, dearest wish, demand, demand for, desideration, design, desire, determination, effect, essential, essentials, fixed purpose, forbidden fruit, function, glimmering goal, golden vision, hope, idea, indispensable, intendment, intent, intention, lodestone, magnet, meaning, mind, motive, must, must item, necessaries, necessities, necessity, need, need for, nisus, occasion, plan, plum, point, prerequirement, prerequisite, prize, project, proposal, prospectus, purpose, requirement, requisite, requisition, resolution, resolve, sake, striving, study, temptation, the necessary, the needful, trophy, view, want, will, wish
 

 

 

 

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