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hunger after/for sth

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phrasal verb with hunger uk   /ˈhʌŋ.ɡər/  us   /-ɡɚ/ verb
to want something very much: I hunger for your touch. I've never hungered after power.
Translations of “hunger after/for sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 渴望, 渴求…
in Chinese (Simplified) 渴望, 渴求…
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