i'm longing for you meaning, i'm longing for you definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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longing

  
  ( longings    plural  ) If you feel longing or a longingfor something, you have a rather sad feeling because you want it very much.      n-var   oft N for n, N to-inf  
He felt a longing for the familiar..., Imelda spoke of her longing to return home...     
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n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
n.
i cannot believe
n.
enseño historia
exp.
J'aime travailler !
exp.
I can't understand it, I can't believe it, I can't accept it
exp.
love you loads
"je t'aime beaucoup" in French
exp.
what about you
Slang; written abbreviation
exp.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
[Slang];[Vulg.]
exp.
you only live once
[Fam.] acronym
o.
talk to you later
n.
person that you date
exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
adj.
done because you want to
[US] i did the proyect voluntary to improve my grade
adj.
the decision is yours
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
o.
Shortening of Talk To You Soon
n.
is a sarcastic phrase, actualy point's out someone's pessimism
exp.
vous ne m'en voudrez pas si je vous demande pourquoi ?
do you mind my asking why you are so late? = vous ne m'en voudrez pas / puis-je vous demander pourquoi vous êtes si en retard ?
id.
the carrot is more effective than the stick
exp.
The actual say is: "You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar" This means that it is easier to persuade people if you use polite arguments and flattery than if you are confrontational.
n.
at what times you climb for class today
[UK]
exp.
t'as pas compris, tu veux que je te fasses un dessin?
what part of "you can't come with us" don't you understand? what part of "NO" don't you understand?
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
exp.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
n.
Yo era un niño, ahora soy un adulto
n.
yo soy un empleado en una oficina, yo soy un estudiente en una universidad

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