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yearned

verb
past tense of yearn

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as in longed, pined

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yearned (for)

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“Yearned.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/yearned. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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