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such as longing. On this page you can see how to spell longing. Also,
for some words, you can find their
definitions, list of synonyms, as well as list of common misspellings.
inspired, hard ball, self-starting, go getter, ball of fire, fireball, High-reaching, bent upon, goal-oriented, come on strong, power-loving.
acquisitive, amorous, anxious, ardent, avid, covetous, craving, desirous, eager, expectant, fond, grasping, greedy, hankering, hopeful, hungry, itching, needful, passionate, pining, ravenous, urgent, wishful, wistful, yearning, Languishing, Lusting, Thirsting, prehensile.
syrupy, cornball, down memory lane, like yesterday.
gluttony, Gluttonies, Propensities, big eyes.
greediness, possessiveness, graspingness.
acquisitiveness, amorousness, covetousness, craving, desire, eagerness, expectation, fondness, greed, hope, hunger, itch, lust, need, passion, thirst, urge, will, wish, Ardency.
hungriness, longing, yearning.
ambition, aspiration, hankering, hunger, itch, thirst, urge, wish, yen, Hungering, Coveting, fire in the belly.
pining, wanting, welcoming, wishing, Desiring, Expecting, Fancying, Hoping, Hungering, Needing, Coveting.
agonizing, clamoring, crying, grieving, groaning, lamenting, moaning, mourning, sniffling, snuffling, sobbing, wailing, weeping, whining, Bemoaning, Bewailing, Decrying, Sighing, Ululating, Whimpering.
Examples of usage:
– Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
– The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
– Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
– Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
– 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith