Sentence Examples


  • He adds, "to hanker after a court is below either you or me."
  • The death of an uncle, who had occupied the see of Cortona with great pomp, induced the young Guicciardini to hanker after an ecclesiastical career.
  • An opportunity I, like so many graduates hankered after for career and learning opportunities, to attain skills and be given responsibilities?
  • Brenda cannot think of much: " I do n't hanker after anything.
  • Having taken my Eventide to the West country and to Holland, I would always hanker for a few extra feet!

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