What does yearning mean?

Definitions for yearning
ˈyɜr nɪŋyearn·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word yearning.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. longing, yearning, hungriness(noun)

    prolonged unfulfilled desire or need

Wiktionary

  1. yearning(Noun)

    A wistful or melancholy longing.

    She had a yearning to see her long-lost sister again.

  2. yearning(Noun)

    rennet

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yearning

    of Yearn

Freebase

  1. Yearning

    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.

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    Song lyrics by yearning -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by yearning on the Lyrics.com website.

How to pronounce yearning?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say yearning in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yearning in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yearning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of yearning in a Sentence

  1. Beau Biden:

    Bernie is speaking to a yearning that is deep and real and he has credibility on it, and that is the absolute enormous concentration of wealth in a small group of people with the new class now being able to be shown being left out.

  2. Read MoreHe:

    But Judy Garland paid a price in a childhood lost to Hollywood, an emotional exhaustion and a yearning for a' normal' life beyond the rainbow.

  3. Jean Iris Murdoch:

    The absolute yearning of one human body for another particular body and its indifference to substitutes is one of life's major mysteries.

  4. Dan Pallotta:

    The things we’ve been taught to think about giving and about charity and the nonprofit sector are actually undermining the causes we love and our profound yearning to change the world.

  5. Colonel Gulmurod Khalimov:

    Listen, you dogs, the president and ministers, if only you knew how many boys, our brothers are here, waiting and yearning to return to Tajikistan to re-establish sharia law there.

Images & Illustrations of yearning

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