Definition of longing in English:

longing

Line breaks: long|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈlɒŋɪŋ
 
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noun

adjective

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Derivatives

longingly

adverb
More example sentences
  • I would stare longingly at the carefully styled shelves, trying to pick my Dream Fridge based on its contents.
  • In the end, Michell leaves the two longingly watching each other from opposite sides of a street.
  • So we stayed put and looked longingly at the station disappearing into the distance behind us, as the bus drove on a quarter of a mile before letting us off.

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