Sentence Examples


  • I thought all adopted children yearn to meet the white knight father of their imagination.
  • The legislative power is nominally vested in a national Congress of two houses - the Senate and Chamber of Deputies - which meets at Caracas every two yearn on the 23rd of May, the session lasting 9 0 days.
  • Religion may here be defined as the conception of divine, or at least supernatural powers entertained by men in moments of gratitude or of need and distress, in hours of weakness, when, as Homer says, " all folk yearn after the gods."
  • Assuming they do not really yearn to become latter-day Roman legions, many people may be relieved to hear the truth.
  • Beneath the designer gear my heart yearned for vast horizons, endless gallops, wildness and wilderness.

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