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cravingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkreɪ·vɪŋ/
a ​strong or ​uncontrollabledesire: We had a craving for ​zucchinibread.
(Definition of craving from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “craving”
in Arabic تَوق, حَنين…
in Korean 열망…
in Portuguese anseio, desejo ardente…
in Catalan ànsia, desig…
in Japanese 欲求…
in Chinese (Simplified) 渴望,热望, 难以抑制的渴求…
in Chinese (Traditional) 渴望,熱望, 難以抑制的渴求…
in Italian voglia matta, desiderio ardente…
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