Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for longing?

Need synonyms for longing? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
A yearning desire or craving for something or someone
more ❯
“The longing for a proper home grows stronger and stronger with each passing day.”
Noun
A selfish desire or craving for something or someone
“In this sense, it is clear that a longing for riches is the root of all sin.”
Noun
Enthusiasm to do or to have something
more ❯
Noun
An interest in, or liking for, something
more ❯
Noun
The characteristic of being homesick
Noun
The faculty by which a person decides on and initiates action
more ❯
Adjective
Having or showing a yearning desire
more ❯
“He gave her one last longing glance, grabbed his duster, and walked out the door.”
Adjective
Overcome with love or infatuation with someone
more ❯
Adjective
Ambitious or driven towards a particular goal
more ❯
Adjective
Having or encouraging an excessive interest in lustful matters
more ❯
Adjective
Thoughtful, typically longing or yearning for days gone by
Adjective
Having an earnest or desperate characteristic
Adverb
In a state of high anticipation
Verb
Present participle for to have a strong want or desire
“She told him she would long for his safe return, and they hugged like it would be the last time they would see each other.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
7-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Apps More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2022