Complete Definition of "yearn"

English

Pronunciation
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉË(r)n|-ÉË(r)n

Verb
en-verb

  1. context|intransitive|construed with for To have a strong, melancholy desire (for something).

#* All I yearn for is a simple life.

Translations

Croatian: Äeznuti
Finnish: kaivata
Dutch: smachten

Category:English control verbs
Category:English intransitive verbs

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