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a desirable place to live
a highly desirable present for any child
It is hardly desirable to sell alcohol at petrol stations.
It is desirable for every country to have access to the sea.
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a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices
a period of time spent asking people for their opinions or support
a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something
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Definition of desirable from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.