Definitions for yearningˈyɜr nɪŋ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word yearning

Princeton's WordNet

  1. longing, yearning, hungriness(noun)

    prolonged unfulfilled desire or need

Wiktionary

  1. yearning(Noun)

    A wistful or melancholy longing.

    She had a yearning to see her long-lost sister again.

  2. yearning(Noun)

    rennet

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yearning

    of Yearn

Freebase

  1. Yearning

    Yearning is a collaborative album by ambient musician Robert Rich and sarod player Lisa Moskow. It is based on the classical Indian musical form known as alap. Alap is the first and slowest section of a raga. The music on this album consists of Moskow’s sarod solos set against Rich’s classic droning ambiences.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yearning in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yearning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David McCord:

    I want to know not his earning power but his yearning power.

  2. Christopher Morley:

    There are three ingredients to the good life; learning, earning, and yearning.

  3. Christopher Morley:

    There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning, and yearning.

  4. Claude T Bissell:

    Yearning is not only a good way to go crazy but also a pretty good place to hide out from hard truth.

  5. Emma Lazarus:

    Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free. - Engrved on Statue of Liberty

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