hankering

  • 121 hanker — verb ADVERB ▪ secretly ▪ always ▪ still PREPOSITION ▪ after ▪ She s always hankering after excitement …

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  • 122 One-Eyed Jacks — (1961)    This film began as a STANLEY KUBRICK project. MARLON BRANDO had been hankering to make a Western since the mid 1950s, encompassing “the beautiful hills and the wild life of the old West,” according to JOHN BAXTER’s biography. By the… …

    The Encyclopedia of Stanley Kubrick

  • 123 aching — Synonyms and related words: Heimweh, ache, achy, afflictive, algetic, angina, backache, bellyache, blow, cephalalgia, chilblains, chill, chilliness, chilling, cold creeps, cold shivers, colic, collywobbles, cramp, creeps, cryopathy, cut,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 124 appetite — Synonyms and related words: Cyrenaic hedonism, Cyrenaicism, alacrity, an universal wolf, animation, animus, anxiety, anxiousness, appetence, appetency, appetition, appetitiveness, avidity, avidness, bent, bias, breathless impatience, canine… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 125 aspiration — Synonyms and related words: Aqua Lung, aim, allophone, alveolar, ambition, ambitiousness, animus, apico alveolar, apico dental, articulation, artificial respiration, assimilation, assumption, assurance, assured faith, asthmatic wheeze, basis,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 126 desire — Synonyms and related words: Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, address, admiration, adoration, affection, agape, aim, aim at, ambition, andromania, animus, aphrodisia, appeal, appetence, appetency, appetite, appetition, application, apply …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 127 eager — Synonyms and related words: accordant, acquiescent, acquisitive, affirmative, agape, agog, agreeable, agreeing, alacritous, all agog, ambitious, amenable, animated, anticipant, anticipating, anticipative, anticipatory, antsy, antsy pantsy,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 128 fancy — Synonyms and related words: Amor, Babylonian, Byzantine, Christian love, Corinthian, Daedalian, Eros, Platonic love, a bit much, abandoned, account as, adept, admiration, adoration, adorned, adroit, affection, affinity, agape, aim at, ambitious,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 129 hope — Synonyms and related words: acceptation, acception, ache for, acquiescence, ambition, anticipate, anticipation, approach, ardor, aspire, aspire to, assumption, assurance, assuredness, await, bank on, bare possibility, be destined, be dying for,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 130 hunger — Synonyms and related words: ache, an universal wolf, appetence, appetency, appetite, appetition, aspire after, be ravenous, break bread, canine appetite, cannibalism, carnivorism, carnivority, carnivorousness, chewing, consumption, count calories …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 131 hungry — Synonyms and related words: acquisitive, athirst, avid, consumed with desire, coveting, covetous, craving, deprived, desirous, devoured by desire, dog hungry, dying, eager, empty, famished, famishing, fasting, fervid, greedy, half famished, half… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 132 itch — Synonyms and related words: ache, acne, acne vulgaris, an universal wolf, andromania, aphrodisia, appetence, appetency, appetite, appetition, biological urge, bodily appetite, carnal desire, concupiscence, coveting, crave, craving, dermamycosis,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 133 languishing — Synonyms and related words: Heimweh, aching, adoring, affectionate, bowed down, cachectic, cachexia, cachexy, cast down, chronic ill health, coming apart, conjugal, contractive, cracking, crumbling, dashed, debilitated, debilitation, debility,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 134 longing — Synonyms and related words: Heimweh, aching, craving, desiderium, desire, fancy, hankering, homesick, homesickness, honing, hunger, languishing, languishment, mal du pays, maladie du pays, nostalgia, nostalgic, nostomania, pining, wish, wishful,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 135 nostalgia — Synonyms and related words: Heimweh, aching, bathos, bleeding heart, cloyingness, daydream, daydreaming, desiderium, goo, hankering, hearts and flowers, homesickness, honing, languishing, languishment, longing, mal du pays, maladie du pays,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 136 nostalgic — Synonyms and related words: bathetic, beery, cloying, gooey, gushing, hankering, homesick, honing, languishing, longing, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, namby pamby, nostomanic, oversentimental, oversentimentalized, pining, romantic, sappy, sentimental …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 137 pining — Synonyms and related words: Heimweh, aching, agony, anguish, bowed down, care, carking care, cast down, coming apart, cracking, crumbling, dashed, decadent, declining, degenerate, dejected, depressed, desiderium, despairing, despondent,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 138 stomach — Synonyms and related words: abatis, abdomen, abide, abomasum, accept, aftertaste, anus, appendix, appetite, bay window, bear, bear with, beard, beerbelly, belly, bitter, blind gut, blink at, bowels, brain, brains, breadbasket, brook, canine… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 139 thirst — Synonyms and related words: ache, an universal wolf, appetence, appetency, appetite, appetition, aridity, aridness, avidity, be ravenous, canine appetite, corkiness, covet, coveting, crave, craving, desire, drink up, drought, dryness, eagerness,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 140 thirsty — Synonyms and related words: Saharan, absorbent, adsorbent, agog, anhydrous, anxious, ardent, arid, assimilative, athirst, avaricious, avid, bibulous, blotting, bone dry, breathless, burning, chemisorptive, chemosorptive, consumed with desire,… …

    Moby Thesaurus


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