Definition of Yearnings

Common misspellings:
  • yarning (0.0%)
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Examples of usage:
  1. There were great depths of compassion yearnings toward the ideal in this walled in existence that had to be fed - The Salamander by Owen Johnson

  2. Logically then thoughts of and yearnings for death are much more frequent with Lenau than with Heine - Types of Weltschmerz in German Poetry by Wilhelm Alfred Braun

  3. As he neared manhood strange yearnings had come to him a dreary loneliness and craving for company - "Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea by Morgan Robertson