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Synonyms for coveted

greatly desired

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With the thought came determination to return and obtain the coveted ammunition.
A little shove, a splash, some widening ripples broken by the sudden surge of a dark, hidden body from the slimy depths, and the coveted canoe was in the sole possession of the white man--more savage than the youth whose life he had taken.
They were destroyed by the Fouillanes in 1826; the city was one-third larger then, for Timbuctoo, an object generally coveted by all the tribes, since the eleventh century, has belonged in succession to the Touaregs, the Sonrayans, the Morocco men, and the Fouillanes; and this great centre of civilization, where a sage like Ahmed-Baba owned, in the sixteenth century, a library of sixteen hundred manuscripts, is now nothing but a mere half-way house for the trade of Central Africa.
In a few weeks the authorities received his resignation of the coveted position on the staff.
Stepan Arkadyevitch was familiar by now with the title of the post he coveted, and he brought it out rapidly without mistake.
At last Becky's kindness and attention to the chief of her husband's family were destined to meet with an exceeding great reward, a reward which, though certainly somewhat unsubstantial, the little woman coveted with greater eagerness than more positive benefits.
Rawdon Crawley's existence when this angel was admitted into the paradise of a Court which she coveted, her sister-in-law acting as her godmother.
by ONAOman team, who lifted the coveted title at the 23rd Gulf Cup in Kuwait, comprised a number of players from Sultan's Armed Forces.
Summary: Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], August 26 (ANI): On his maiden visit to Andhra Pradesh after assuming the coveted post of the Vice President, Venkaiah Naidu received a rousing welcome by Chief Minister N.
The latest version of Nissan's GT-R displays just why it's one of the world's most coveted cars.
The new bouquet brings a contemporary touch to the traditional, oil-based Arabic fragrances that are coveted for their strong essences and invoke a sense of magic and mystique by enveloping the wearer in a lingering fragrant trail.
Adele leads the pack with four nominations, and will be battling it out for the coveted Album of the Year award.
Brasilia -- Army chief General Raheel Sharif was honoured on Wednesday with Brazil's coveted Order of Merit award.
306 000 EUR (three hundred and six thousand) for the coveted 2.
du Tuesday, the award-winning advertising campaign, has received its greatest global recognition yet, the coveted Yellow Pencil (Gold) at the D&AD awards gala ceremony held in London.