OTHER WORDS FOR longing
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OTHER WORDS FROM longinglong·ing·ly, adverblong·ing·ness, noun
How to use longing in a sentence
A girl longing to fit inLike Gabrielle, StVil, as a new immigrant, tried to change things about herself to belong.Author’s immigrant story inspires debut novel for kids|Mary Quattlebaum|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
I only make it when I’m truly sick or, sometimes simply sick for home, although whether that longing is for my mother or grandmother or just the feeling of being cared for as a child, I don’t know.
As the neglected wife of a high school football coach, she depicted the longing of a middle-aged woman seeking emotional connection.Cloris Leachman, Oscar-winning actress who played Frau Blücher (neighhh!) in ‘Young Frankenstein,’ dies at 94|Adam Bernstein|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
So how does this longingness for acceptance and attention by a male figure a true feminist make?