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1‘a more prosperous Britain can aspire to excellence in the arts’
aim for, aim to, hope for, hope to, long for, long to, yearn for, yearn to, hanker after, hanker for, hanker to, set one's heart on, wish for, wish to, have the objective of, dream of, hunger for, hunger to, pursue, have as one's aim, have as one's goal, set one's sights on
literary thirst after, thirst for
archaic be desirous of
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