longing

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1 longing /ˈlɑːŋɪŋ/ noun
plural longings
1 longing
/ˈlɑːŋɪŋ/
noun
plural longings
Learner's definition of LONGING
: a strong desire for something or someone
[noncount]
[count]
often + for
often followed by to + verb
2 longing /ˈlɑːŋɪŋ/ adjective
2 longing
/ˈlɑːŋɪŋ/
adjective
Learner's definition of LONGING
always used before a noun
: showing a strong desire for something or someone

— longingly

/ˈlɑːŋɪŋli/ adverb
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