yearningly

All Adverb
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  • She put her arms round him reached up her face yearningly for a kiss. Cited from The Trespasser, by D.H. Lawrence
  • She stood up, and raised her arms above her head yearningly. Cited from The Story of Louis Riel: The Rebel Chief, by Joseph Edmund Collins
  • She watched him yearningly until he felt her gaze and looked at her. Cited from The Secret of the Storm Country, by Grace Miller White
  • Through that she seemed to pass yearningly, and her eyes grew large and strained. Cited from The Place Beyond the Winds, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • A silence fell between the old, blind father and the stranger-girl looking yearningly into his face. Cited from The Place Beyond the Winds, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • She could but yearningly hope, at any rate, as she made up her mind to write to him immediately at his club. Cited from The Great English Short-Story Writers, Vol. 1, by Various
  • The eyes of those remaining followed him already yearningly. Cited from The Girl at the Halfway House, by Emerson Hough
  • She had become accustomed to the separation now, though she spoke yearningly of his next leave. Cited from The Lamp in the Desert, by Ethel M. Dell
  • A long forgotten sound rose to his lips and he whispered it, yearningly as never before. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IX, Ed. by Francke
  • So he had stood close by it and perhaps, while she was sleeping, gazed yearningly into her face. Cited from Joshua, by Georg Ebers, v5
  • Over all these my glance lingered yearningly, for it seemed to me that this look might be my last. Cited from The Broad Highway, by Jeffery Farnol
  • Yearningly then, and only when it had done so, Miss Cutter took up the money. Cited from Some Short Stories, by Henry James
  • To the south she yearningly extended her arms. Cited from The Eternal Maiden, by T. Everett Harr?
  • The old man steadied himself in the deep water on the floor, and caught out yearningly at the cold hands. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • And then her mind wandered yearningly to the solitary student in the two-pair back. Cited from Mistress and Maid, by Dinah Craik [AKA Miss Mulock]
  • "Has he been here, dear?" the latter yearningly asked. Cited from The Portrait of a Lady, Vol 1, by Henry James
  • But her heart leaped up with joy that she knew his name, and her eyes dwelt yearningly upon the written characters. Cited from The Man of the Desert, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • Tommy removed his hand, but he continued to look yearningly at the warper. Cited from Tommy and Grizel, by J.M. Barrie
  • How yearningly the girl's eyes still inclined to yonder distant south. Cited from The Shadow of a Crime, by Hall Caine
  • Thord hesitated a minute or two, looking at her yearningly; then he suddenly laid his hand on her arm. Cited from Temporal Power, by Marie Corelli
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