|part of speech:
||hankered, hankering, hankers
||to crave or long for something (often fol. by for or after).
My son is hankering for an ice cream cone.I hanker for the South Sea Islands.
- similar words:
- ache, crave, hunger, yearn, yen
||aspire, care, long, lust, pant, thirst, want, wish