Definition of longed-for in English:

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longed-for

adjective

Strongly wished for or desired: a longed-for second child
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  • They are a happy, successful couple whose only flaw is the absence of a longed-for child.
  • Three years ago, she began the search for a clinic which could give her the longed-for fourth baby.
  • Crucial documentation surrounding the case is currently being studied by counsel in the hope of launching proceedings which could result in a longed-for conviction.
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