Example sentences for: desire

How can you use “desire” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Alec especially worships Marlon Brando, quoting incessantly from On the Waterfront and playing Stanley Kowalski in the Broadway revival of A Streetcar Named Desire . Film critics like to gripe that none of the Baldwins has any range: They're character actors with leading-man bodies.

  • If your desire is to spend forever with Fred, tell him so--bluntly--with no allusion to marriage.

  • Art --"Objects of Desire: The Modern Still Life" (Museum of Modern Art).

  • For his first film, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), North wrote Hollywood's first jazz soundtrack, the musical embodiment of New Orleans' moist, hot nights.

  • The Supreme Court might not cooperate in rejecting the administration's public position and embracing its secret desire.

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