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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 yearning
 渴念,熱念(a.)熱望的,渴望的,懷念的,嚮往的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Yearn v. t. [imp. & p. p. Yearned p. pr. & vb. n. Yearning.]  To pain; to grieve; to vex.  [Obs.] “She laments, sir, for it, that it would yearn your heart to see it.”
    It yearns me not if men my garments wear.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 yearning
      adj : full of longing or unfulfilled desire; "those wistful little
            ads that the lovelorn place in the classifieds" [syn: wistful]
      n : prolonged unfulfilled desire or need [syn: longing]