Synonyms of crave in English:

crave


See definition of crave

verb

1‘he craved professional recognition’

SYNONYMS

long for, yearn for, hunger for, thirst for, dream of, aspire to, set one's heart on, have as one's aim, have as one's goal, seek, be bent on

desire, want, hope for, hanker after, wish for

sigh for, pant for, pine for

lust after, covet

informal have a yen for, itch for, be dying for

archaic be athirst for, be desirous of

rare desiderate, suspire for