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1. crave

verb. ['ˈkreɪv'] have a craving, appetite, or great desire for.

Synonyms

  • desire
  • want
  • thirst
  • lust
  • hunger

Antonyms

  • presence
  • wealth
  • inessential
  • have

Etymology

  • craven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crafian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Crave

  • misbehave
  • shortwave
  • aftershave
  • mcclave
  • kunaev
  • enslave
  • engrave
  • deprave
  • concave
  • unfav
  • lefave
  • lafave
  • forgave
  • behave
  • stave
  • slave
  • quave
  • grave
  • brave
  • wave
  • waive
  • they've
  • shave
  • schave
  • save
  • pave
  • nave
  • mave
  • lave
  • knave

Sentences with crave


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Each day is different for a typical office manager, which is an advantage if you crave variety.

Quotes about crave


1. We crave instant success these days. If you are a really good sprinter and long jumper, you don't want to spend two or three years on a whole new set of events. You're used to doing well and it's difficult to give that up.
- Daley Thompson

2. But he who dares not grasp the thorn Should never crave the rose.
- Anne Brontë

3. It is the very mark of the spirit of rebellion to crave for happiness in this life
- Henrik Ibsen, Ghosts

2. crave

verb. ['ˈkreɪv'] plead or ask for earnestly.

Synonyms

  • implore
  • pray

Antonyms

  • be full
  • be well
  • feed

Etymology

  • craven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • crafian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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