Thesaurus / longingly

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If the past nine months of the pandemic leave you longing for normalcy and business as usual, your career prospects may be dim.

Over the past several months, social media has offered a collective confessional of the unexpected things we find ourselves longing for—from the rituals of daily commutes to a litany of once-familiar, but now-faded smells.

It’s about the feeling of being a teenager longing for something more, while fearing something more will never come.

While the longing that hums beneath Lee’s words is never entirely satisfied, it is eased and relieved.

It was recommended to me by numerous friends and seems to be the kind of story we’re all longing for right now.

"How I wish you could live near me, Emma," she said longingly.

They are looking this way so longingly, but the procession don't come as far as them.

Pelle the Conqueror, CompleteMartin Anderson Nexo

The men looked after them longingly, and then, in obedience to the mate, took the stores out of the boat and pitched the tent.

Mary looked after her longingly, as she sat with her sleeve held out in the sun to dry, and slowly munched her one cold apple.

The Little Colonel in ArizonaAnnie Fellows Johnston

"I'd like to come mighty well," Bill said longingly, and then his attention was attracted to Dan's movements.

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