What does craving mean?

Definitions for craving
ˈkreɪ vɪŋcrav·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. craving(noun)

    an intense desire for some particular thing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Craving

    of Crave

  2. Craving(noun)

    vehement or urgent desire; longing for; beseeching

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  1. CRAVING

    Craving is Japanese singer songwriter Fayray's first studio, released on May 26, 1999. The album was produced by Daisuke Asakura.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of craving in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of craving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of craving in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Mann, Death in Venice:

    For one human being instinctively feels respect and love for another human being so long as he does not know him well enough to judge him; and that he does not, the craving he feels is evidence.

  2. Mary Beth Sodus:

    People aren't going to be cooking for an hour [to fulfill a craving], so it becomes drive-thru mode.

  3. Robert Collier:

    Very few persons, comparatively, know how to Desire with sufficient intensity. They do not know what it is to feel and manifest that intense, eager, longing, craving, insistent, demanding, ravenous Desire which is akin to the persistent, insistent, ardent, overwhelming desire of the drowning man for a breath of air; of the shipwrecked or desert-lost man for a drink of water; of the famished man for bread and meat

  4. Malcolm X:

    I have often reflected upon the new vistas that reading opened to me. I knew right there in prison that reading had changed forever the course of my life. As I see it today, the ability to read awoke in me some long dormant craving to be mentally alive.

  5. Tim McGrath:

    I thought that by showing our stories and honoring the survivors that I went through the healing process with, we could help some other folks, i was going to therapists and reading tomes about psychology and PTSD and ways to get through it. But I was craving something I could just sit down and watch.

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