Definition of yearn

Common misspellings:
  • yearing (0.0%)
  • yern (88.9%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. It is the soul of thee and not the form And not the face I yearn to in my sleep - Love Letters of a Violinist and Other Poems by Eric Mackay

  2. Don't be angry with me David it wasn't that I didn't yearn to see you face to face again but that - The Bronze Bell by Louis Joseph Vance