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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
yearning /'jə:niɳ/
  • danh từ
    • (+ after, for) sự mong mỏi, sự ao ước, sự khát khao, sự nóng lòng muốn làm (việc gì)
    • (+ to, towards) sự thương mến; sự thương cảm, sự thương hại
    • tính từ
      • khát khao, nóng lòng muốn làm (việc gì)
      • thương mến; thương cảm, thương hại
    Concise Dictionary
    yearns|yearned|yearningjɜrn /jɜːn
    +desire strongly or persistently
    +have a desire for something or someone who is not present
    +have affection for; feel tenderness for

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    long, pine, ache, hanker, itch, hunger, thirst, crave, have a craving, desire, wish, want, fancy, prefer:
    I yearn to see the green-clad hills of home once more, Before my vessel bears me from this mortal shore.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    [C, U] ~ (for sb/sth)
    ~ (to do sth) (written) a strong and emotional desire: a yearning for a quiet life + She had no great yearning to go back.
    yearningly adverb
    Collocation Dictionary


    deep, desperate, enormous, great, passionate | romantic


    feel, have | express


    with (a) ~
    He looked at her with yearning.
    | ~ after
    He felt a great yearning after his old job.
    | ~ for
    They had a deep yearning for their homeland.

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