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Noun: pining  pI-ning
  1. A feeling of deep longing
Verb: pine  pIn
  1. Have a desire for something or someone who is not present
    "I am pining for my lover";
    - ache, yearn, yen, languish

Derived forms: pinings

Type of: hanker, hungriness, long, longing, pant [informal], yearn, yearning

Encyclopedia: Pine, Louisiana