Synonyms of crave in English:



  • he craved professional recognition
    long for, yearn for, hunger for, thirst for, dream of, aspire to, set one's heart on, have as one's aim, have as one's goal, seek, be bent on; desire, want, hope for, hanker after, wish for; sigh for, pant for, pine for; lust after, covet
    informal have a yen for, itch for, be dying for
    archaic be athirst for, be desirous of
  • Definition of crave in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day impudicity
    Pronunciation: ˌɪmpjʊˈdɪsɪti
    lack of modesty