Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: yearn
IPA transcription: [j'…Ěn]
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: hanker, long, yearn
    Meaning: desire strongly or persistently
Usage examples
  • "But this horrible ship keeps on, And is never a moment still, And I yearn for the touch of the nice dry land, Where I needn't feel so ill!