Definition of craving
: an intense, urgent, or abnormal desire or longing a craving for chocolate a craving for new experiences
Examples of craving in a Sentence
I had a sudden craving for french fries, so I pulled into the nearest fast-food restaurant.
a pregnant woman with a craving for pickles
Recent Examples of craving from the Web
Besides two music stages, 14 Kansas City food trucks and vendors will satisfy festival cravings.
Buprenorphine is used to curb cravings, prevent withdrawal, stabilize a person's brain and allow the patient to respond to counseling and function normally in society.
To feed that craving, local restaurants are more than willing to cook so families don't have to do the work or be tempted to sample what's on the stove.
The monster piece of crispy boneless breast meat on top of a glazed long john crushes the sweet and carb cravings in one swoop — no maple syrup necessary (and thus, no sog).
The second is the stabilization phase, which begins when a patient no longer has cravings for the abused drug and experiences few or no side effects.
Luckily for you, SodaStream solves both of those problems by enabling you to whip up some carbonated water in your kitchen whenever the craving hits.
One of the key acquisitions in a busy offseason for the Fire, Nikolic is filling his craving for goals with big helpings this season.
These symptoms may include craving, anxiety, pain and cramping.
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CRAVING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of craving for English Language Learners
: a very strong desire for something
CRAVING Defined for Kids
Definition of craving for Students
: a great desire or longing I have a craving for pizza.
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