Synonyms of longing in English:

longing

noun

  • 1 a longing for the countryside
    yearning, pining, craving, ache, burning, hunger, thirst, hankering
    informal yen, itch
  • adjective

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  • 1 a longing look
    yearning, pining, craving, hungry, thirsty, hankering, wistful, covetous
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