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Adjective
Having or showing a yearning desire
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“He gave her one last longing glance, grabbed his duster, and walked out the door.”
Adjective
Full of yearning or longing
Adjective
Behaving oddly, or as though in distress, due to being overcome by feelings of love
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Having or encouraging an excessive interest in lustful matters
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Hoping to become
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Making an earnest or desperate appeal
Noun
A yearning desire
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“The longing for a proper home grows stronger and stronger with each passing day.”
Noun
A sentimental longing or wistful affection for a period in the past
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.”
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