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  • as inlong
  • as inpine
  • as inwant
  • as inwish
  • as incovet
  • as incrave
  • as indesire

synonyms for spoil for

  • yearn
  • ache
  • aim
  • aspire
  • covet
  • hanker
  • hunger
  • itch
  • lust
  • miss
  • pine
  • sigh
  • suspire
  • thirst
  • want
  • wish
  • dream of
  • have a yen for
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antonyms for spoil for

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  • despise
  • dislike
  • hate
  • be happy
  • despise
  • hate
  • dislike
  • give
  • be generous
  • abjure
  • hate
  • dislike
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How to use spoil for in a sentence

The result of this stock-taking shows that eleven volumes were unaccounted-for, a list of which is appended.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
At this stock-taking the number unaccounted-for is twenty-two, several of which are quite recent accessions to the Library.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
Edna's desire to see Mademoiselle Reisz had increased tenfold since these unlooked-for obstacles had arisen to thwart it.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
She says she ain't going to spoil her children by sparing rods when our 'upper lot' is full of 'em.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
If only we could obtain running powers to Limerick and carry them back to Ireland, we should have secured some of the spoil.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Thy riches and thy treasures I will give unto spoil for nothing, because of all thy sins, even in all thy borders.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
A soiled bonnet cap, untidy strings, or torn gloves and collar will utterly spoil the prettiest costume.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
They were rowing down the channel of the wider portion of the creek towards Isabel's landing, their boat filled with spoil.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
They've both dropped down out of sight now—I reckon I won't spoil sport—shouldn't like it myself.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
"You'll spoil your Sunday clothes," panted Mrs. Bolum, when she reached the floor again.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
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WORDS RELATED TO SPOIL FOR

  • aspire to
  • begrudge
  • choose
  • crave
  • desiderate
  • envy
  • fancy
  • hanker for
  • have eye on
  • have hots for
  • itch for
  • long for
  • lust after
  • spoil for
  • thirst for
  • want
  • wish for
  • yearn for
  • yen for
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