Definition of desirability noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//dɪˌzaɪərəˈbɪləti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//dɪˌzaɪərəˈbɪləti//
    [uncountable] (formal)
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  1. 1the extent to which you would like to have or do something; the quality of being wanted a lot No one questions the desirability of cheaper fares.
  2. 2the quality of causing other people to feel sexual desire; the extent to which somebody has this quality Her indifference to him was all part of her desirability.