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Spell check of yearning

Correct spelling: yearning

Synonyms:
hungry, thirsting, grasping, resentful, acquisitive, contemplating, enthusiastic, presumption, green-eyed, impetuous, begrudging, earnest, pining, desirous, animated, itching, desiring, urge, eager, wistful, importunate, letch, impatient, sad, optimistic, expecting, hope, fond, amorous, eagerness, anticipating, desire, fondness, appetence, passion, longing, yen, needing, intending, zealous, presuming, dissatisfied, greedy, hunger, confidence, wish, grudging, anxious, thirst, craving, vehement, ardency, need, hungriness, expectant, appetite, passionate, faithful, expectation, wishing, glowing, drive, keen, jones, needful, intent, appetency, aspiring, envious, anticipation, aspiration, wanting, welcoming, fervent, hungering, hoping, optimism, burning, coveting, believing, hopeful, faith, covetousness, covetous, discontented, greed, lust, acquisitiveness, ardent, urgent, assuming, itch, hankering, hot, sure, thirstiness, sureness, intense, trusting, amorousness, contemplation.

Antonyms:
repugnance, distaste, regardless, unconcern, frigid, unmoved, apathetic, cool, repulsion, aversion, hatred, dislike, cold, calm, disliking, nonchalance, abomination, apathy, negligent, careless, disgust, abhorrence, dispassionate, stony, disinclination, indifference, nausea, loathing, heedless, phlegmatic, revulsion, averseness, uninterested, unmindful, insouciance, disfavor, purposeless, unconcerned, indifferent, stolid, allergy.

Examples of usage:

1) The thought resolves itself into a feeling: the yearning for guidance and protection. - "A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.)", Mrs. Sutherland Orr.

2) God has given me a maternal yearning for your soul. - "Letters of Madam Guyon", P. L. Upham.

3) Jack went and stood beside the silent, motionless figure and looked down at her with infinite yearning and infinite sorrow. - "Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir", Charles Garvice.

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