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yearn
used in Dracula

4 uses
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Definition
have a strong desire — often for something difficult or impossible to have
  • I was moved to a yearning for delay which seemed to paralyze my faculties and to clog my very soul.
    Chapter 27 (52% in)
  • And yet when he say things that touch my husband-heart to the quick, and make my father-heart yearn to him as to no other man, not even you, friend John, for we are more level in experiences than father and son, yet even at such a moment King Laugh he come to me and shout and bellow in my ear, 'Here I am!
    Chapter 13 (80% in)
  • There was over me a yearning for sleep, in some sort of blind belief that to wake would be to find things changed, and that any change must now be for the better.
    Chapter 23 (68% in)
  • "You too, my dearest," she said, with infinite yearning of pity in her voice and eyes.
    Chapter 25 (16% in)

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