Synonyms of yearn in English:

yearn

verb

  • 1 he yearned for a second chance
    long for, pine for, crave, desire, want, wish for, hanker for, covet, lust after/for, pant for, hunger for, burn for, thirst for, ache for, eat one's heart out for, have one's heart set on
    informal have a yen for, itch for
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