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Synonyms for desirable
dɪˈzaɪər ə bəlde·sir·able

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  1. desirablenoun


  2. desirableadjective

    describing something worth having, that is useful to have, or that would be nice to have.

    This applicant has almost all desirable properties.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. desirableadjective

    worth having or seeking or achieving

    "a desirable job"; "computer with many desirable features"; "a desirable outcome"

    suitable, worthy

    unwanted, ineligible, unenviable, undesirable

  2. desirable, suitable, worthyadjective

    worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse

    "the parents found the girl suitable for their son"

    suitable, suited, worthy

    undesirable, unenviable, unwanted, ineligible

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. desirableadjective

    eligible, enviable, to be desired

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  1. Luis Raul Gonzalez:

    Publishing the protocols and coordination rules under which the National Guard operates in support of immigration authorities, particularly regarding the procedures for detaining persons with an illegal immigration status, is desirable, if such protocols and rules don't exist, establishing and publishing them is an urgent matter.

  2. Lawson Whiting:

    Brown-Forman has endured because we have some of the most attractive spirits brands in some of the most desirable categories, and we continue to innovate and expand our portfolio.

  3. Dan Gelber:

    It just is such a desirable location that it attracts young people in March and times around March, there are open, free spaces. It would be very hard for us to take all of South Beach and say it's no longer open to the public. So really, the only options are to try to saturate with law enforcement, to try to counter-program with, perhaps, family friendly things.

  4. Stefan Worrall:

    There's a general sense of caution as we look ahead to tomorrow's CPI and as we approach the end of the month, which is actually the end of the financial year for most listed stocks, it would unquestionably be more desirable for policymakers in Japan to end the month on a higher note than we're seeing right now. Unless the yen weakens substantially between now and the end of March, I imagine the Nikkei will have a hard time holding its current position.

  5. John McEnroe:

    After the top few guys I'm guessing the fourth or fifth most desirable guy to watch is him.

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