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Synonyms for yearn



Synonyms for yearn

to have a strong longing for

to experience or express compassion

Synonyms for yearn

desire strongly or persistently

have a desire for something or someone who is not present

have affection for

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Critique: The sequel to Simon Easton's groundbreaking "Learn to Burn: A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting Started in Pyrography" (9781565237285, $16.99 PB, $9.99 Kindle), "Yearn to Burn: A Pyrography Master Class" is unreservedly recommended for personal and community library Woodworking and Arts/Crafts instructional reference collections.
But if we saw Him clear we would not yearn, and this is genius.
I yearn for the David Morgan family store which stood on The Hayes and which closed in 2005.
To those who live in the town and yearn for a home in the country - or vice versa - I have a word of advice.
Yearn Hong Choi uses language that is simple and direct in poems that are accessible to the general reader.
A generation of multi colored, have-nots steadily yearn
These extremists yearn to make their narrow understanding of Christianity the law of the land for everyone--and sullying the separation of church and state is job one on their to-do list.
Like their Foreign Service counterparts, CIA officers came to yearn for cushy assignments in the world's more attractive cities, especially those in Europe, in contrast to the places where their services were most needed.
Thankful for the sweet release, Back to families who yearn, Looking forward now to peace Unlike those who can't return.
The delectable descriptions of the Big Easy's food and rich culture make you yearn for its immediate and triumphant return, post- Hurricane Katrina.
Suffering softens hearts, an ancient proverb tells us, and softened hearts not only yearn for kindness and solace but also become receptive to an understanding of the universe and life that provides real answers about the nature of this universe and, indeed, about the nature of life itself.
* Community is getting lost despite the fact that many students yearn for it.
Yes, sometimes I yearn to get away from it all too.
I yearned for it like I yearn for few things that aren't wife-shaped,or chocolate fudge brownie flavoured.
As a result, M had a $30,000 basis at the beginning of yearn 4 ($90,000--$60,000 of excess losses).