Translation of "yearn" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /jɜːn/ us /jɜrn/
yearn for something/to do something

to want something very much with a feeling of sadness

anhelar (hacer) algo
They yearned for peace.
She yearned to get away.

(Translation of “yearn” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /jəːn/

to feel a great desire; to long

Everybody was yearning for an end to the war.
yearning noun

(a) strong desire

She had a sudden yearning for chocolate.

(Translation of “yearn” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)