desirous (part of speech: adjective)
- And so full am I of the knowledge of that Place, that scarce can I believe that none here know; and because I have such difficulty, it may be that I speak over familiarly of those things of which I know; and heed not to explain much that it is needful that I should explain to those who must read here, in this our present day. - "The Night Land", William Hope Hodgson.
- To bound the regions is of less importance than to understand why they exist- less needful to remember, more needful to understand. - "Manual of American Grape-Growing", U. P. Hedrick.
- Having everything needful in hand, the hunters took their way toward the large garden. - "The Bishop and the Boogerman", Joel Chandler Harris.