Definitions for yearn

Definitions for (verb) yearn

Main entry: yearn

Definition: have affection for; feel tenderness for

Main entry: pine, yearn, yen, languish, ache

Definition: have a desire for something or someone who is not present

Usage: She ached for a cigarette; I am pining for my lover

Main entry: long, hanker, yearn

Definition: desire strongly or persistently

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