Definition of 'hankering'
Example sentences containing 'hankering'
Forgot birthdays, mealtimes, hair appointments, anniversaries, all in a miasma of other-worldly hankering.BEHINDLINGS (2002) SOMETHING IN THE WATER (2002) WHITE LIES (2002)
In fact, he was starting to feel the nervous hankering toying powerfully with his insides.VAPOR TRAIL (2002)
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