Definitions for yearnyɜrn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hanker, long, yearn(verb)

    desire strongly or persistently

  2. ache, yearn, yen, pine, languish(verb)

    have a desire for something or someone who is not present

    "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"

  3. yearn(verb)

    have affection for; feel tenderness for

Wiktionary

  1. yearn(Verb)

    To long, have a strong desire (for something).

  2. yearn(Verb)

    To long back with melancholy, nostalgically

  3. Origin: From giernan, from girnijanan.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yearn(verb)

    to pain; to grieve; to vex

  2. Yearn(verb)

    to be pained or distressed; to grieve; to mourn

  3. Yearn

    to curdle, as milk

  4. Yearn(verb)

    to be filled with longing desire; to be harassed or rendered uneasy with longing, or feeling the want of a thing; to strain with emotions of affection or tenderness; to long; to be eager

  5. Origin: [See Yearnings.]

Anagrams of yearn »

  1. aryne, Rayne, Yaren, yarne

  2. Aryne

  3. Rayne

  4. Yaren


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