longing, yearning, hungriness(noun)
prolonged unfulfilled desire or need
A wistful or melancholy longing.
She had a yearning to see her long-lost sister again.
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.
The numerical value of yearning in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of yearning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I want to know not his earning power but his yearning power.
Yearning is not only a good way to go crazy but also a pretty good place to hide out from hard truth.
Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free. - Engrved on Statue of Liberty
Art is just a tool to express the spirit of yearning for freedom, and that is what we are being deprived of.
Bernie is speaking to a yearning that is deep and real. And he has credibility on it, it's relatively new for Hillary to talk about that.
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Translations for yearning
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- anhelCatalan, Valencian
- ikävä, kaipaus, kaipuuFinnish
- envie, aspirationFrench
- nostalgia, bramosia, brama, anelito, desiderio, vogliaItalian
- dorință arzătoare, năzuință, dorRomanian
- тоска, стремление, склонность, тягаRussian
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