Synonyms of yearn in English:

yearn


See definition of yearn

verb

1‘she yearned to be with him’

SYNONYMS

long, pine, crave, desire, want, want badly, wish, feel a longing, have a longing, covet, lust, pant, hunger, thirst, ache, be aching, itch, be itching

hanker after, dream of, fancy, have one's heart set on, be bent on, eat one's heart out over

informal have a yen, yen, be dying

archaic be athirst for, be desirous

rare suspire for