American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A consuming desire; a yearning.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Vehement or urgent desire or longing; appetite; yearning.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Vehement or urgent desire; longing for; beseeching.
- n. an intense desire for some particular thing
- From crave. (Wiktionary)
“The nervous system degenerates, and the consequence of this degeneracy is the production of that form of irritation within the system which we call the craving for drink, and which requires alcohol for its immediate satisfaction.”
“If your craving is too great, which venue you choose might well depend on your relative tolerance for fat in general and saturated fat in particular.”
“It's now Republicans who stand to benefit from an electorate that's again craving change.”
“Then, after that moment's craving is satisfied, the remaining glut wastes away ... for days, weeks and sadly sometimes years.”
“If your chocolate craving is getting to you, try diet hot-chocolate packets.”
“My LOST craving is outrageous even while watching LOST - LOL.”
“They make the perfect dessert for parties or birthdays or even if you're just plain craving for them.”
“At least your forbidden craving is classy (b/c hot dogs are never classy - even when disguised as cocktail weiners).”
“Sopapillas are my main craving, and I eat them savory (stuffed w/refried beans & smothered in green chile), or sweet.”
“A new carb-burning diet enzyme is all the rage until test subjects begin craving red meat and will stop at nothing to get it!”
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