Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: longings
IPA transcription: [l'ɔŋɪŋz]
Usage examples
  • Useless longings! Too late!
  • He could have wept in his longings.
  • She was reserved in her demeanor, but in her bearing and in the tones of her voice there was still something that told of girlish longings directed toward a vague future.
  • He lay for hours dreaming of this, and inventing thrilling situations. Suddenly, at church, he became acquainted with the very youth, Edmund, who seemed to satisfy all his longings.
  • It would thrill the heart of every lover of justice and mercy and would answer the heart longings of millions who have prayed without ceasing for the reign of peace on earth among men of good will.