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craving Line breaks: crav¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈkreɪvɪŋ/

Definition of craving in English:


A powerful desire for something: a craving for chocolate
More example sentences
  • Hunger cravings are very powerful, and trying to resist them is a constant struggle.
  • As your mind releases its desires and cravings, it releases the hold that it has on you.
  • The hunger and cravings are now non-existent, though I do begin to go a bit crazy.

Words that rhyme with craving

engraving, paving, raving, saving, shaving

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