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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Extreme longing.

Usage examples (40)
  • There are three ingredients to the good life; learning, earning, and yearning.
  • Verb (used without object) : to yearn for a quiet vacation. ,They yearned over their delicate child
  • Of course, my immediate yearning is to eat some eggplant.
  • She acts immature, lies and does not represent the change thne next generation in yearning for ... for more
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