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Synonyms for YEARN

Usage Examples for YEARN

  1. And yet it were better, perhaps, to remember Paris thus, than to yearn through the long Arctic night for the pleasant hours I had learned to love so well here in leafy June. - "From Paris to New York by Land" by Harry de Windt
  2. Si'Wren naturally held back, thinking how the mother must yearn upon her savagely punished child. - "Si'Wren of the Patriarchs" by Roland Cheney
  3. We yearn for Him and endeavor to know His will. - "An Interpretation of Friends Worship" by N. Jean Toomer
  4. I began to suffer and to yearn. - "The Child of the Dawn" by Arthur Christopher Benson
  5. He knew nothing about numbers, and did not yearn to handle the match, and make the big gun howl; he had but to paint his face, and whet his scalp- knife, and load his firelock, and blaze away with as deadly an aim as a pioneer's. - "The Story of Old Fort Loudon" by Charles Egbert Craddock