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yen for

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of yen

  1. to have an earnest wish to own or enjoy what car lover doesn't yen for a new car at the start of every model year Synonyms of yen for ache (for), covet, crave, desiderate, die (for), hanker (for or after), hunger (for), itch (for), jones (for) [slang], long (for), lust (for or after), pant (after), pine (for), repine (for), salivate (for), sigh (for), thirst (for), want, wish (for), yearn (for), desire (for)Words Related to yen for spoil (for); adore, delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), like, love, relish, revel (in); favor, prefer; admire, appreciate, cherish, prize, treasure, valueNear Antonyms of yen for abhor, abominate, despise, detest, execrate, hate, loathe; decline, refuse, reject, spurn



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