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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
hunger
Definition:
To have an eager desire; to long.

Synonyms:

noun
appetite
gluttony, Gluttonies, Propensities, big eyes.
appetite for food, other desire
ache, appetence, appetency, craving, desire, emptiness, esurience, famine, famishment, gluttony, greed, greediness, hungriness, longing, lust, mania, ravenousness, starvation, sweet tooth, vacancy, void, voracity, want, yearning, yen, Appetition, bottomless pit, munchies, a stomach for, big eyes, eyes for.
attribute
hunger, hungriness, thirst, Thirstiness.
cupidity
greediness, possessiveness, graspingness.
desire
acquisitiveness, amorousness, covetousness, craving, desire, eagerness, expectation, fondness, greed, hope, itch, longing, lust, need, passion, thirst, urge, wish, yearning, Ardency.
hunger
crave, famish, hungriness, lust, starve, thirst.
motivation
actuation, impulsion, predetermination, stimulus, Geese, motivations, gooses, impulsions.
panting
panting.
state
hunger, hungriness.
verb
desire
covet, crave, expect, fancy, grasp, hanker, long, pine, want, welcome, yearn.
hunger
covet, crave, desire, lust, need, thirst, want.
perception
hunger.
Examples of usage:
  1. Soon her hunger left her, and she believed that she was intensely happy. – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  2. Well, in the dark of the second evenin' I seed a red light, and were blunderin' on towards it, being pretty well dazed from the hunger and weakness and pain o' my bad arm, when somethin' in the steady glow of it brought me up with a jerk. – Tales from the Veld by Ernest Glanville
  3. There is nothing like hunger for breaking the spirit. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  4. The latter generally stayed out as long as light and hunger permitted. – The Pillars of the House, V1 by Charlotte M. Yonge
  5. For the food which he gets in that deep pit is very hunger of soul, and rage, and vain desires. – The Good News of God by Charles Kingsley

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