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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. See 3d yearn.
  • adj. Eager; brisk; quick; active.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A simplified spelling of yearn.
  • An old spelling of yearn.
  • Brisk; lively; sprightly; eager.
  • To run; pass swiftly.
  • An old form of iron.

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