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Yern vs. Yearn — What's the Difference?

Yern vs. Yearn — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Yern and Yearn

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Yern

(obsolete) eagerly, heartily, gladly, willingly, earnestly.
I am not afraid of death, and when my time comes I'll go yern.
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Yearn

To have a strong, often sad longing
Yearn for a better life.
Yearn to see an old friend.
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Yern

Obsolete form of yearn
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Yearn

To feel deep pity, sympathy, or tenderness
Yearned over the child's fate.
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Yern

See 3d Yearn.
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Yearn

To have a strong desire for something or to do something; to long for or to do something.
All I yearn for is a simple life.
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Yern

Eager; brisk; quick; active.
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Yearn

(specifically) To long for something in the past with melancholy or nostalgia.
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Yearn

(intransitive) Of music, words, etc.: to express strong desire or longing.
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Yearn

To have strong feelings of affection, love, sympathy, etc., toward someone.
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Yearn

To be distressed or pained; to grieve; to mourn.
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Yearn

(transitive) Often followed by out: to perform (music) which conveys or say (words) which express strong desire or longing.
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Yearn

To have a strong desire or longing (for something or to do something).
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Yearn

To cause (someone) to have strong feelings of affection, love, sympathy, etc.; also, to grieve or pain (someone).
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Yearn

Of milk: to curdle, especially in the cheesemaking process.
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Yearn

Of cheese: to be made from curdled milk.
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Yearn

To curdle (milk), especially in the cheesemaking process.
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Yearn

To make (cheese) from curdled milk.
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Yearn

A strong desire or longing; a yearning, a yen.
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Yearn

To pain; to grieve; to vex.
It yearns me not if men my garments wear.
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Yearn

To be pained or distressed; to grieve; to mourn.
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Yearn

To curdle, as milk.
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Yearn

To be filled with longing desire; to be harassed or rendered uneasy with longing, or feeling the want of a thing; to strain with emotions of affection or tenderness; to long; to be eager.
Joseph made haste; for his bowels did yearn upon his brother; and he sought where to weep.
Your mother's heart yearns towards you.
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Yearn

Desire strongly or persistently
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Yearn

Have a desire for something or someone who is not present;
She ached for a cigarette
I am pining for my lover
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Yearn

Have affection for; feel tenderness for
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