craving


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  • noun

Synonyms for craving

Synonyms for craving

a strong wanting of what promises enjoyment or pleasure

Words related to craving

an intense desire for some particular thing

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I knew that they had been swarming in me all my life and craving some outlet from me, but I would not let them, would not let them, purposely would not let them come out.
For you had understood what I wanted, you had understood what my heart was craving for.
But to the horror of her people, she developed a terrible craving for cruelty, maiming and injuring birds and small animals-- even killing them.
His weak eyes for once were eloquent, but with the eloquence of cupidity and unwholesome craving, his lean cheeks twitched and his hands shook.
These were the same who, not satisfied with the blood which they had shed three days before, were now craving for a new victim.
I had the craving at last, and it was mastering me.
But all the time I wrote I was keenly aware of the craving for a drink.
You cannot conceive the craving I have to see him, and so cannot conceive the gratitude your help will arouse in me.
That exactly in the ratio as they worked long and monotonously, the craving grew within them for some physical relief - some relaxation, encouraging good humour and good spirits, and giving them a vent - some recognized holiday, though it were but for an honest dance to a stirring band of music - some occasional light pie in which even M'Choakumchild had no finger - which craving must and would be satisfied aright, or must and would inevitably go wrong, until the laws of the Creation were repealed?
Another time she would have stilled the cravings for food until reaching her own home, where she would have brewed herself a cup of tea and taken a snack of anything that was available.
Have you forgot the time that you come on to the lake shore, when there wasn’t even a jail to lodge in: and didn’t I give you my own bear-skin to sleep on, and the fat of a noble buck to satisfy the cravings of your hunger?
To say that we are now part of Select's catalog of products means that they understand the power of Craving Crusher[sup.
Carbohydrate addiction can be defined as an uncontrollable and constant craving for starches such as bread, pasta, rice or potatoes, or for snack foods such as chips, popcorn, pretzels or for sweets such as cookies, cakes, pies, donuts, muffins or chocolate.
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Write down what you were doing, feeling and thinking when you had the craving.