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doting, rapturous, fonder.
acquisitive, amorous, ardent, covetous, desirous, eager, expectant, fond, grasping, greedy, hankering, hopeful, hungry, itching, longing, needful, passionate, urgent, Lusting, Thirsting, wishful.
begrudging, discontented, dissatisfied, envious, fain, green-eyed, grudging, resentful, longing for, green with envy, covetous, desirous, greedy.
heartsick, longing for home.
faithful, optimistic, sure, aspiring, desirous, eager, expectant, hopeful.
edacious, hoggish, unfilled, unsatisfied, esurient, insatiate, Famishing, Hungered, could eat a horse, flying light, got the munchies, on empty stomach.
homesick, syrupy, cornball, down memory lane, like yesterday.
gluttony, Gluttonies, Propensities, big eyes.
greediness, possessiveness, graspingness.
ache, acquisitiveness, ambition, amorousness, appetite, aspiration, covetousness, craving, craze, desire, eagerness, expectation, fancy, fascination, fondness, greed, hankering, hope, hunger, infatuation, itch, liking, longing, love, lust, need, passion, thirst, urge, want, will, wish, Ardency.
anticipation, aspiration, confidence, contemplation, faith, optimism, presumption, sureness.
devotedness, love, Ardency, mad for.
longing, sad, wistful.
pining, welcoming, Fancying, Hungering, Needing.
Envying, Resenting, Coveting.
aspiring, assuming, believing, trusting, wanting, wishing, Anticipating, Awaiting, Desiring, Expecting, Hoping, Intending, Relying, Contemplating, Presuming, dreaming of.
Examples of usage:
– Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
– Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
– The Chronicles of Clovis by Saki
– The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
– Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field