Hankeringly \Han"ker*ing*ly\, adv. In a hankering manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • hankeringly — adverb : in the manner of one that hankers kept thinking hankeringly about seeing his family again …   Useful english dictionary

  • hankeringly — han·ker·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • hankering — hankeringly, adv. /hang keuhr ing/, n. a longing; craving. [1655 65; HANKER + ING1] Syn. desire, need, yearning, hunger, yen, thirst. * * * …   Universalium

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