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hankering (for or after)

verb
present participle of hanker (for or after)

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to have an earnest wish to own or enjoy
  • hankering for some company in his lonely mountain cabin
  • hanker after a life of leisure

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“Hankering (for or after).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hankering%20%28for%20or%20after%29. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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