Synonyms for yearn

Synonyms for (verb) yearn

Synonyms: yearn

Definition: have affection for; feel tenderness for

Similar words: care for, cherish, hold dear, treasure

Definition: be fond of; be attached to


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: long, hanker, yearn

Definition: desire strongly or persistently


Synonyms: long, hanker, yearn

Definition: desire strongly or persistently

Similar words: desire, want

Definition: feel or have a desire for; want strongly

Usage: I want to go home now; I want my own room