To pain; to grieve; to vex.
Ache means to feel persistent sadness, pain, discomfort or desire, either physically or mentally.
To feel hunger; be hungry; need food
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
To think gloomily and persistently about something; be dejected.
The definition of grieve is to feel pain or sadness as a result of a loss, or to cause pain or stress to someone.
To irritate; vex; annoy; worry
To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness.
To dwindle is defined as to slowly be reduced or become smaller.
To let bend or hang down:
To wish or long for; crave; covet
To think about (something) persistently or moodily:
To be in agony or great pain; feel anguish
To yearn; long
To long for; want.
The definition of hanker is to long for something.
To dislike is to feel distaste or hostility towards someone or something.
To feel strong dislike for or hostility toward:
The definition of despise is to strongly dislike, or to treat with scorn.
To suffer with longing; pine
Lament is defined as to feel loss, sorrow or regret, often expressed in a physical way.
Find another word for pining. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pining, like: yearning, aching, wanting, longing, hungering, withering, wasting, moping, grieving, fretting and flagging.