French translation of 'yearning'
désir m ardentto have a yearning for sth
avoir un désir ardent de qchto have a yearning to do sth
avoir un désir ardent de faire qch
Example Sentences Including 'yearning'
It shamed her to remember her yearning to visit Worcester, to pray at John's tomb.Here Be Dragons
And yearning for the days when we lived in a commune is like saying you wish we could get back our youth.Out of the Ashes
But the look of almost yearning tenderness with which she regarded her charge was strangely moving.The Gospel Makers
Trends of 'yearning'
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to yearn for sth
désirer vivement qchto yearn to do sth
désirer vivement faire qch
Example Sentences Including 'yearn'
Mention of coffee made Man yearn for the warmth of a coffee-house and the soothing fragrance of a steaming dish.Man's Loving Family
For once, I hadn't come to fight myself, though just watching made my body yearn for release.DEAD BEAT (2002)
But in our souls, ah, we yearn for the days when we rode free in the heartland.A Time of War
Translation of yearning from the Collins English to French Dictionary