longer, thirster, yearner(adverb)
a person with a strong desire for something
"a longer for money"; "a thirster after blood"; "a yearner for knowledge"
for more time
"can I stay bit longer?"
One who longs or yearns for something.
one who longs for anything
"Longer" is a song written and recorded by the American singer-songwriter Dan Fogelberg. The song can be found on Fogelberg's 1979 album Phoenix. It was also included on his 1982 greatest hits album as well as various other retrospective and compilation recordings. Fogelberg, who had released more rock-oriented songs throughout the 1970s, jokingly described "Longer" in the liner notes to one of his retrospective albums as "the song that put me on the elevators." He wrote the song while vacationing in Maui, "lounging in a hammock one night and looking up at the stars. It just seems this song was drifting around the universe, saw me, and decided I'd give it a good home." Accompanying Fogelberg's vocals is an acoustic guitar as well as a flugelhorn solo by Jerry Hey. Lyrically, the song compares various events with his emotional attachment to the one he loves.
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Rank popularity for the word 'longer' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2779
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'longer' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1729
Rank popularity for the word 'longer' in Adverbs Frequency: #230
The numerical value of longer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of longer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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