What does pining mean?

Definitions for pining

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pining(noun)

    a feeling of deep longing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pining

    of Pine

  2. Pining(adj)

    languishing; drooping; wasting away, as with longing

  3. Pining(adj)

    wasting; consuming


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pining in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  1. Bryan Fuller:

    We had been telling the story of Hannibal Lecter, foreigner in America, so far, and now we transition the story, he's returning to more familiar settings to lick his wounds. It allows us to explore the emotional bandwidth of his character and see him pining for his friend Will.

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