1. (v. t.) To long for; to wish for earnestly; to covet.

2. (v. t.) To express a wish for; to entreat; to request.

3. (v. t.) To require; to demand; to claim.

4. (v. t.) To miss; to regret.

5. (n.) The natural longing that is excited by the enjoyment or the thought of any good, and impels to action or effort its continuance or possession; an eager wish to obtain or enjoy.

6. (n.) An expressed wish; a request; petition.

7. (v. t.) Anything which is desired; an object of longing.

8. (v. t.) Excessive or morbid longing; lust; appetite.

9. (v. t.) Grief; regret.

Amor Christian love Eros Platonic love address admiration adoration affection agape aim aim at ambition andromania animus aphrodisia appeal appetence appetency appetite appetition application apply for ardency ardor ask ask for asking aspiration aspire aspire after aspire to assumption assurance assured faith attachment avarice bank on be after be desirous of be in heat beg leave bespeak biological urge bodily appetite bodily love brotherly love call for caritas carnal desire catch charity cheerful expectation choice choose choose to come in command conation conatus concupiscence confide confidence conjugal love conviction counsel count on covet crave craving cupidity dearest wish decide decision decree demand dependence desiderate desideration desideratum desiderium design destine determination determine devotion discretion disposition doomed hope drive at effect enjoy entreaty eromania eros eroticism eroticomaniac erotism erotomania estruate expect expectation expressed desire fair prospect faith faithful love fancy favor feel confident fervent hope fervor file for fixed purpose flame fleshly lust fondness forbidden fruit free choice free love free will free-lovism function furor uterinus glimmering goal go for goatishness golden vision good cheer good hope grab grab at great expectations greed gynecomania hanker hanker after hankering harbor a design harbor the hope have designs on have every intention heart hero worship high hopes hope hope against hope hope and pray hope for hope in hope to God hopeful prognosis hopefulness hopes hoping hoping against hope horniness hot blood hot pants hunger hungering idea idolatry idolism idolization impetration importune inclination indecency indent infantile sexuality intend intendment intent intention itch itch for jump at lasciviousness lean upon lecherousness lechery libidinousness libido lickerishness like liking live in hopes lodestone long long for longing love lovemaking lust lust after lustfulness magnet make a request make a requisition make application married love mean meaning mind motive nisus nurture the hope nymphomania objective order pant passion petition physical love pine pine for pining plan pleasure plum point polymorphous perversity popular regard popularity prayerful hope prefer presume presumption prize project promise proposal propose prospect prospects prospectus prurience pruriency purport purpose put in for rapacity regard reliance rely on request require requirement requisition resolution resolve rest assured rut sake salaciousness


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