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Definition of Hankering

Hankering
Hanker Han"ker, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Hankered; p. pr. & vb. n. Hankering.] [Prob. fr. hang; cf. D. hunkeren, hengelen.] 1. To long (for) with a keen appetite and uneasiness; to have a vehement desire; -- usually with for or after; as, to hanker after fruit; to hanker after the diversions of the town. --Addison. He was hankering to join his friend. --J. A. Symonds. 2. To linger in expectation or with desire. --Thackeray.

Meaning of Hankering from wikipedia

- crazed version of autodestructive white America at its most solipsistic, hankering after its own lost origins". The term "Acid Western" was coined by film...
- a federal Europe at that time. Eden was also irritated by Churchill's hankering for a summit meeting with the USSR, during the period in 1953 after Stalin's...
- techniques of comedy made me forget pains, tired blood, and maniacal hankerings to murder Glenn Ford (the film's star). Thank you Peter Falk." For his...
- Day" Turned Out To Be A Nightmare For The Actor. His Furry Co-star Had A Hankering For His Blood. The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 7, 1993, retrieved...
- expressing the belief that the dish was devised by Scottish regiments hankering for the tastes of India. Hobson-Jobson cites Ibn Battuta (c. 1340) mentioning...
- Club. Retrieved April 1, 2013. Dore, Shalini (September 14, 2003). "Fox hankering for a homer with 'Dad'". Variety. Retrieved June 8, 2013. Goodman, Tim...
- Himself/Redaction Episode dated April 18, 2019 SpongeBob SquarePants Himself (cameo) "SpongeBob's Big Birthday Blowout" Sal (voice) Episode: "The Hankering"...
- Sherm Cohen (director) October 12, 2019 (2019-10-12) 1.00 262b 21b "The Hankering" Alan Smart Written by : Andrew Goodman Storyboarded by : Fred Osmond...
- even though it may lack the usual attractions of that genre. Anyone hankering for startling revelations or amusing anecdotes had better look elsewhere...
- original on 2012-03-02. Matt Schudel (November 11, 2007). "Dentist Had Hankering for Show Business". The Washington Post. Dennis McLellan (October 25,...
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