French translation of hankering
- (= desire)
to have a hankering for sth
rêver de qchto have a hankering to do sth
rêver de faire qch
⇒ He has always had a hankering to be a nurse.
Il rêve depuis toujours d'être infirmier.
Example Sentences Including 'hankering'
Forgot birthdays, mealtimes, hair appointments, anniversaries, all in a miasma of other-worldly hankering.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
Go clear out the dishwasher, if you're still hankering for something to do.Something in the Water
Poor Paitoo, his colonial hankering of better days destroyed at the door of the choo.WHITE LIES (2003)
Trends of 'hankering'
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- (= desire)
to hanker after sth or to hanker for sth
rêver de qch
Example Sentences Including 'hanker'
Or was she destined to always hanker for what she couldn't have?JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
When her prices please me, when I find her service courteous, when I hanker for her familiar product, then I love her with all my heart.Doubting Thomas
But he did not hanker for some obscure posting, which was how the ladder was climbed.The Ambassador's Women
Translation of hankering from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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