Synonyms of hunger after/for in English:

hunger after/for

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1‘all actors hunger for such a role’


desire, crave, have a craving for

long for, yearn for, have a yearning for, pine for, ache for, thirst for, have an appetite for, hanker after, lust after, want, need

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

archaic be athirst for, be desirous of


have an aversion to