Phrasal Verbs With 'Hanker'

We have 2 phrasal verb definition related to 'hanker'.

Hanker after

Meaning:

Want something a lot, especially if you shouldn't want it or can't have it

Example:

I'm supposed to be on a diet and I can't stop HANKERING AFTER some chocolate.

Hanker for

Meaning:

Want something a lot, especially if you shouldn't want it or can't have it

Example:

I have always HANKERED FOR a soft-top car.


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