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verb     crave pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecraving
past tensecraved
past participlecraved
  1. 1



    crave for

    [intransitive/transitive] to want something very much and in a way that is very hard to control

    He’d craved the attention of the older kids.

    Lewis still craves for the recognition he feels he lacks in America.

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  2. 2
    [transitive] an old word used for asking for something in a polite way

    I crave your pardon.


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the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards

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