Romanian English Dictionary

limba română - English

dorință in English:

1. desire


The mandatory character of schooling is rarely analyzed in the multitude of works dedicated to the study of the various ways to develop within children the desire to learn.
A chance to do as we please, especially to do as little hard work as possible, is a secret desire of almost everybody.
conscious desire
When he claims to desire eternal life, in reality man merely wishes to avoid a premature, violent or gruesome death.
A young woman most penitently confessed to a friend of mine that an unholy desire to read women's magazines was her besetting 'temptation'.
When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.
A high household savings rate in Japan is attributed, among other things, to people's desire to save money to buy a home.
The Bible, as a revelation from God, was not designed to give us all the information we might desire, nor to solve all the questions about which the human soul is perplexed, but to impart enough to be a safe guide to the haven of eternal rest.
I know you're at an age where sexual desire flourishes and you want to do 'you-know-what' with 'that' but... well, sit down there.
Uncontrolled, these forces may be dangerous and destructive, but once mastered they can be bent to man's will and desire.
In adolescence, I hated life and was continually on the verge of suicide, from which, however, I was restrained by the desire to know more mathematics.
If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world.
Justice is the constant and perpetual desire to give to each one that to which he is entitled. Jurisprudence is the knowledge of matters divine and human, and the comprehension of what is just and what is unjust.
1. Failure was proof the desire wasn't strong enough. / 2. It's weird how strong that desire is. / 3. It's desire that drives me.

English word "dorință"(desire) occurs in sets:

1000 most important Romanian nouns 601 - 650
1000 cele mai importante substantive în engleză 60...

2. wish


What's your wish?
If you wish us to reserve an alternative room, please let us know immediately.
I sometimes wish I could live a quiet retired sort of life but I doubt I could stand it for more than a few days.
All you ever do is nitpick. I wish you could say something more constructive.
It's an American tradition to make a wish on your birthday.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
It seemed like a nice idea at the time, but I wish I hadn't done it.
I wish I'd kept up my Chinese. I need it for my job.
The music next door is very loud. I wish they would turn it down.
If you wish to be happy, learn to be content with your condition in life.
Make a wish.
No matter what your profession, or how happy you may be in it, there are moments when you wish you had chosen some other career.
I'm not rich, nor do I wish to be.
She has gone against her father's wish and sold their collection.
Have you seen a shooting star? So make a wish.

English word "dorință"(wish) occurs in sets:

1000 most important Romanian nouns 851 - 900

3. will


This will be a good souvenir of my trip around the United States.
If you're tired, why don't you go to sleep? "Because if I go to sleep now I will wake up too early."
I will learn.
By the time she gets there, it will be nearly dark.
If he is in middle circumstances his clothes will be chosen chiefly for comfort.
When he opens a magazine, he will usually read his horoscope first.
When I have finished my lunch, I will lie down for an hour.
The proceeds from the bond issue will be used to finance the budget deficit.
Your computer will restart several times during installation.
She may be late, in which case we will wait.
How much will it cost you to go by air?
Publication of this month's issue will probably be delayed one week.
The growth rate of the Japanese economy will top 0.7% this year.
She will without a doubt visit England this summer.
On second thought, I think I will have a slice of that pie.

English word "dorință"(will) occurs in sets:

1000 most important Romanian nouns 551 - 600