Definitions for yearnings

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Yearnings

    the maws, or stomachs, of young calves, used as a rennet for curdling milk

  2. Origin: [Cf. AS. geirnan, geyrnan, to rum. See 4th Earn.]

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  1. Jimmy Carter:

    We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.

  2. Emily Blunt:

    You realize the songs and the music, because of Sondheim's brilliance, are really extensions of these characters and what they are going through and their motivations and their yearnings.


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