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Turkish translation of “yearn”

yearn

verb     /jɜːn/
yearn for sth; yearn to do sth to want something very much with a feeling of sadness
can atmak, özlem duymak, gözünde tütmek, ...diye kıvranmak/yanıp tutuşmak
They yearned for peace. She yearned to get away.Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulness
yearning noun [C, U]
hasret
(Definition of yearn verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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