Doyle said he conducts weekly flyovers of the yearning for Zion ranch.
But, slipping my feet back into ballet flats, I had a moment of yearning to be back in the moon shoe.
Presidential aspirants reach for the highest office to satisfy some yearning for greatness or even immortality.
And even in less troubling times, many in Hollywood have felt that yearning.
Maybe you were yearning for Carrie & Co. to splash a little Cosmo your way when you saw the Sex and the City movie.
There was a strained, yearning look in her eyes that touched Wilton to the heart.
Still, how could it be genuine homesickness when the object of his yearning was beside him?
A profound weariness of the long and severe tension, and a yearning for a return to orderly civil life came over mens minds.
He had read the yearning of her heart with unerring insight.
And Jerry, looking into her dark eyes, read plainly the yearning and adoration in their depths.
Old English geornan (Mercian), giernan (West Saxon), giorna (Northumbrian), from Proto-Germanic *gernijanan (cf. Gothic gairnjan "to desire," German begehren "to desire"), from *gernaz (cf. Old High German gern, Old Norse gjarn "desirous," Old English georn "eager, desirous," German gern "gladly, willingly"), from PIE root *gher- "to like, want" (see hortatory). Related: Yearned; yearning.