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yearn

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  • verbdesire strongly
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Synonyms for yearn

verb desire strongly
  • ache
  • chafe
  • covet
  • crave
  • hanker
  • hunger
  • itch
  • pine
  • thirst
  • dream
  • languish
  • long
  • lust
  • want
  • be desirous of
  • be eager for
  • be passionate
  • have a crush on
  • have a yen for
  • set one's heart on
  • wish for

Antonyms for yearn

  • abjure
  • dislike
  • hate
  • not want
  • despise
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to yearn

aspire

verb. aim, hope
  • be ambitious
  • be eager
  • crave
  • desire
  • dream
  • hanker
  • long
  • pursue
  • seek
  • strive
  • struggle
  • try
  • want
  • wish
  • yearn

envied

verb. be jealous of another
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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