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- Feeling desire; eagerly wishing; solicitous; eager to obtain; covetous.
2012 June 26, Genevieve Koski, “Music: Reviews: Justin Bieber: Believe”, in The Onion AV Club:
- More significantly, rigid deference to Bieber’s still-young core fan base keeps things resolutely PG, with any acknowledgement of sex either couched in vague “touch your body” workarounds or downgraded to desirous hand-holding and eye-gazing.
Feeling desire; eagerly wishing; solicitous; eager to obtain; covetous
- desirous, experiencing desire