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Another word for longing

  1. A strong wanting of what promises enjoyment or pleasure

      1. The basic monetary unit of Japan
      2. A strong desire or inclination; a yearning or craving.
      1. Deep or anxious longing, desire, etc.
      2. A wistful or melancholy longing.
      3. A persistent, often melancholy desire; a longing:
      1. A polite request with some of the force of an order
      2. Expressed desire for a person's well-being, good fortune, etc.
      3. A feeling that one would like to have or do something or to see something happen; a desire, longing, or strong inclination for a specific thing.
      1. Any strong desire; craving
      2. The desire to drink.
      3. The uncomfortable or distressful feeling caused by a desire or need for water and characterized generally by a sensation of dryness in the mouth and throat
      1. An overwhelming desire or craving:
      2. Excessive sexual desire, esp. as seeking unrestrained gratification
      3. A desire to gratify the senses; bodily appetite
      1. An irritating skin sensation causing a desire to scratch.
      2. A restless desire or craving for something:
      3. An irritating sensation on the skin that makes one want to scratch the affected part
      1. A strong desire or craving:
      2. The discomfort, weakness, or pain caused by a prolonged lack of food.
      3. The discomfort, pain, or weakness caused by a need for food
      1. An instance of this feeling:
      2. An object of such feeling or passion:
      3. A strong wish or craving
      1. An intense and prolonged desire; yearning or appetite, as for affection or a food or drug
      2. A consuming desire; a yearning.
      1. An instinctive physical desire, especially one for food or drink.
      2. A desire to satisfy some craving of the body; specif., a desire for food, or, sometimes, a desire for some specific food
      3. A strong wish or urge:
      1. (Now Rare) An instinctive tendency; propensity
      2. A natural attraction; affinity
      3. A strong desire; craving; appetite
      1. A tendency or propensity.
      2. A natural attraction or affinity.
      3. A strong craving or desire.
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Another word for longing