noun see hanker

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hankerer — See hanker. * * * …   Universalium

  • hankerer — noun A person who hankers …   Wiktionary

  • hankerer — han·ker·er …   English syllables

  • hankerer — kərə(r) noun ( s) : one that hankers hankerers after pleasure …   Useful english dictionary

  • hanker — hankerer, n. /hang keuhr/, v.i. to have a restless or incessant longing (often fol. by after, for, or an infinitive). [1595 1605; < early D dial. hankeren (c. D hunkeren), freq. of hangen to HANG] Syn. See yearn. * * * …   Universalium

  • hanker — intransitive verb (hankered; hankering) Etymology: probably from Dutch dialect hankeren Date: 1627 to have a strong or persistent desire ; yearn often used with for or after Synonyms: see long • hankerer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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