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 for desire
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  309 Moby Thesaurus words for "desire":
     Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, address, admiration,
     adoration, affection, agape, aim, aim at, ambition, andromania,
     animus, aphrodisia, appeal, appetence, appetency, appetite,
     appetition, application, apply for, ardency, ardor, ask, ask for,
     asking, aspiration, aspire, aspire after, aspire to, assumption,
     assurance, assured faith, attachment, avarice, bank on, be after,
     be desirous of, be in heat, beg leave, bespeak, biological urge,
     bodily appetite, bodily love, brotherly love, call for, caritas,
     carnal desire, catch, charity, cheerful expectation, choice,
     choose, choose to, come in, command, conation, conatus,
     concupiscence, confide, confidence, conjugal love, conviction,
     counsel, count on, covet, crave, craving, cupidity, dearest wish,
     decide, decision, decree, demand, dependence, desiderate,
     desideration, desideratum, desiderium, design, destine,
     determination, determine, devotion, discretion, disposition,
     doomed hope, drive at, effect, enjoy, entreaty, eromania, eros,
     eroticism, eroticomaniac, erotism, erotomania, estruate, expect,
     expectation, expressed desire, fair prospect, faith, faithful love,
     fancy, favor, feel confident, fervent hope, fervor, file for,
     fixed purpose, flame, fleshly lust, fondness, forbidden fruit,
     free choice, free love, free will, free-lovism, function,
     furor uterinus, glimmering goal, go for, goatishness,
     golden vision, good cheer, good hope, grab, grab at,
     great expectations, greed, gynecomania, hanker, hanker after,
     hankering, harbor a design, harbor the hope, have designs on,
     have every intention, heart, hero worship, high hopes, hope,
     hope against hope, hope and pray, hope for, hope in, hope to God,
     hopeful prognosis, hopefulness, hopes, hoping, hoping against hope,
     horniness, hot blood, hot pants, hunger, hungering, idea, idolatry,
     idolism, idolization, impetration, importune, inclination,
     indecency, indent, infantile sexuality, intend, intendment, intent,
     intention, itch, itch for, jump at, lasciviousness, lean upon,
     lecherousness, lechery, libidinousness, libido, lickerishness,
     like, liking, live in hopes, lodestone, long, long for, longing,
     love, lovemaking, lust, lust after, lustfulness, magnet,
     make a request, make a requisition, make application, married love,
     mean, meaning, mind, motive, nisus, nurture the hope, nymphomania,
     objective, order, pant, passion, petition, physical love, pine,
     pine for, pining, plan, pleasure, plum, point,
     polymorphous perversity, popular regard, popularity,
     prayerful hope, prefer, presume, presumption, prize, project,
     promise, proposal, propose, prospect, prospects, prospectus,
     prurience, pruriency, purport, purpose, put in for, rapacity,
     regard, reliance, rely on, request, require, requirement,
     requisition, resolution, resolve, rest assured, rut, sake,
     salaciousness, sanguine expectation, satyriasis, satyrism,
     security, see fit, sentiment, sex, sexual desire, sexual longing,
     sexual love, sexual passion, shine, sigh for, snatch, snatch at,
     solicit, spiritual love, striving, study, summon, take to,
     temptation, tender feeling, tender passion, think, think fit,
     think good, think proper, thirst, thirsting, trophy, truelove,
     trust, urge, uxoriousness, velleity, venereal appetite, view,
     volition, want, weakness, well-grounded hope, whistle for, will,
     will power, wish, wish for, wish to goodness, wish very much,
     worship, would fain do, yearn, yearn for, yearning, yen
  
  

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