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repine (for)

verb

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to have an earnest wish to own or enjoy
  • during the deep cold of winter, I repine for warm tropical beaches

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“Repine (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/repine%20%28for%29. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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