crave

All Verb Noun
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  • But his words went on and became something much like what they craved. Cited from Kincaid's Battery, by George W. Cable
  • What, is the matter so forward they came to crave his good will? Cited from Fair Em, Shakespeare Apocrypha
  • Every one has something to crave of me, and no one anything to give me! Cited from The Youth of the Great Elector, by L. Muhlbach
  • He craves the love of his fellow-men with all his heart and soul. Cited from Woodrow Wilson As I Know Him, By Joseph P. Tumulty
  • She craved love and attention from her parents, which they never gave to her.
  • I have known many such, and some who have craved the power to do so. Cited from Autobiography of Anthony Trollope, A. Trollope
  • If you are to be near me in the way you crave, you must change. Cited from A Fountain Sealed, by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • And if you crave to know them, you may ask my mother. Cited from Margery, by Georg Ebers, v3
  • Hour after hour they would perform some task, until they began to crave for new things. Cited from The Wonder Island Boys: Conquest of the Savages,by Roger Thompson Finlay
  • Her aunt craved her presence, and drew her more and more to herself. Cited from Faith Gartney's Girlhood, by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • The human spirit craves for so much, and generally it gets so little. Cited from The Daughters of Danaus, by Mona Caird
  • For the sake of your love we will give up the things we crave. Cited from Romance of the Rabbit, by Francis Jammes [Ed.: Gladys Edgerton]
  • He cannot be left alone, and yet cannot enjoy the society he craves. Cited from The Nervous Child, by Hector Charles Cameron
  • She craved sleep as if it were the one true, real thing in the world. Cited from The Last Shot, by Frederick Palmer
  • Our physical condition craved them, and they were food and medicine at once. Cited from Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2, J. Cox
  • If so, what use in this old knowledge which he craved? Cited from Hypatia, by Charles Kingsley
  • He craved the word that should call him to service and was off with a bound. Cited from Over the Pass, by Frederick Palmer
  • All he craved was leave to lose himself and forget his own name. Cited from Reginald Cruden, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • I understand that he craves your permission to lay a certain case before a certain lady. Cited from Count Bunker, by J. Storer Clousten
  • There were few moments in the day when he did not crave her presence. Cited from Septimus, by William J. Locke
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Meaning of crave

  • verb Have a craving, appetite, or great desire for
  • verb Plead or ask for earnestly