Meaning of LONG in English


Function: verb

to desire urgently FF1C; long for peace FF1E;

Synonyms: ache, crave, dream, hanker, hunger, itch, lust, pine, sigh, suspire, thirst, yearn, yen

Related Words: aim, aspire, want; miss

Idioms: have an appetite ( or a longing) for

Contrasted Words: abhor, detest, dread, fear, loathe

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.