Longings in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Longings

plural of longing

Short Example Sentence for Longings

  • 1. The longings and dreamings of courtship are at an end. 🔊
  • 2. The unuttered longings of the years found language. 🔊
  • 3. Surely my longings had called them, and they came. 🔊
  • 4. Ida was faithful and true so long as it agreed with the longings of her heart. 🔊
  • 5. There is no need of looking for unaccountable voids, longings and the like. 🔊
  • 6. But for all his longings the silent river gave back neither sight nor sound. 🔊
  • 7. My heart almost died within me; miserable longings strained its cords. 🔊
  • 8. Of desires that die not, of longings that are immortal, of love enthroned. 🔊
  • 9. The impulses and longings of a maiden's heart were stirring within her. 🔊
  • 10. One was afraid of awakening old longings and recalling that man's influence. 🔊
  • 11. Love paints his longings in sweet virgins' eyes: Rise, youths! 🔊
  • 12. Sarga the Fifth--The Longings of Krishna. 🔊

How to use Longings in Sentence?

  • 1. And has not the soul too its longings at times for a dressing-gown and slippers? 🔊
  • 2. Do our hearts ever ache over our own troubles as they do over the longings of our little ones? 🔊
  • 3. All peoples have their longings for these possessions, which are their vision of a greater self. 🔊
  • 4. Ah, the myriads of longings that pass without fruition, and the turf grows over them! 🔊
  • 5. Are all my hopes and longings to enjoy him, After this 3 years travel, come to this? 🔊
  • 6. But if in your heart you bear such earthly longings will you be strong enough for such a sacred calling? 🔊
  • 7. Young girls hear so much about the pains of childbirth that this fear overshadows the natural longings for motherhood. 🔊
  • 8. He felt that it was no vague desires and indefinite longings to which he was giving expression in order to relieve his feelings. 🔊
  • 9. If our thoughts and longings are bounded by this little span of life, then there is no balance-sheet for mortality. 🔊
  • 10. Where had she been all these long, weary months? and had any of their heart-aches and longings reached her? 🔊
  • 11. It is her sister who sits and sews who has time and inclination for indulging in morbid longings and who becomes the victim of pernicious habits. 🔊
  • 12. It seemed to him that this was the right thing to do, and the new thoughts and longings became more brave and healthy for the effort. 🔊
  • 13. Evidently the wedding preparations had stirred longings in more hearts than Philip's. 🔊
  • 14. Yes, he could not deny that a woman had cleared his cloudy sky, and had aroused in him hopes and longings to which he had been a stranger. 🔊
  • 15. Without heeding the furious looks of the husbands, they bandied from one to another the sentiments and longings inspired by so many beauties. 🔊
  • 16. Their blue was a challenge to the skyey blue above; it pierced the sight, awaking new longings and strange memories. 🔊
  • 17. The hopelessness of the lonely, the mad longings of the parted, the storm of life, all seemed appeased. 🔊
  • 18. So, when the opportunity comes, and you seize it, you will not have to look back on years wasted in vain longings for the then unattainable. 🔊
  • 19. All the hopes and longings of the past belong to a time when I still remained slumbering to the real meaning of life. 🔊
  • 20. When we live a comfortable, civilized, highly complex life, our longings and desires are many and far-reaching. 🔊
  • 21. He fought grimly against the thought of Elsa; but he was not strong enough to vanquish the longings from his heart and mind. 🔊
  • 22. The longings of the human heart are unsatisfied, until the soul finds its home in God, its creator and preserver. 🔊
  • 23. But stronger and stronger grew the thought, even while these longings swept over her like great waves, that Nobili was unworthy of her. 🔊
  • 24. Is it not enough that for my sins, with tears, empty longings and repentance, I must wait for him through all the weary centuries? 🔊
  • 25. Strange doubts and fears, wild longings and regrets, sweet thoughts of long-forgotten happiness, and fair visions of the future, busied his brain. 🔊
  • 26. Then the other longings come, and Hampstead and my house, and my husband and my parties and my silly friends, seem like part of a dream. 🔊
  • 27. Because they grew up in an environment without temptations, because they had no unsatisfied longings to be loved or to be popular, they are incapable of understanding these feelings in any other person. 🔊
  • 28. No longer is there the fever of personal longings or desires, no longer is there any rebellion or distress, no longer any hunger for pleasure or dread of pain. 🔊