desire

Definitions:

To wish for; to ask; to entreat; to request.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (verb) (v.) (verb)
A wish to obtain; some degree of eagerness to gain and possess; a coveting for some object of pleasure or delight; request; prayer; that which is desired.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
An earnest longing for: eagerness to obtain: a prayer or request: the object desired: lust.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To wish earnestly for; crave; to express a wish for; ask.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
A longing for the possession of some object; an earnest wish; the object longed for.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To wish for; request.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
Wish; longing; request.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (noun) (n.) (noun)
An affection of the mind, directed to the obtaining or enjoying of an object; a prayer or request to obtain; the object of desire; love or lust.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To long for the possession of: to wish for: to request, ask: ( B.) to regret.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
To long for the possession or enjoyment of anything; to express a wish to obtain; to long for.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (verb) (v.) (verb)

Usage examples:

You told me yourself you desire that it never should fall into her hands.
- The Cry at Midnight by Mildred A. Wirt
If she wanted to see amazement written on his face, she had her desire
- Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
Everything you desire you can have, but you cannot leave here yet."
- Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn