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yearns (over)

verb
present tense third-person singular of yearn (over)

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to have sympathy for
  • who wouldn't yearn over the poor little girl who fell and scraped her knee?

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“Yearns (over).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/yearns%20%28over%29. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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