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Example sentences for hanker

At the same time as the useful life of consumer goods becomes shorter, consumers hanker after goods that endure.
For those who hanker after extraterrestrial life that is a pity.
Some manufacturers promise to strengthen them as if they secretly hanker to lift weights.
Sometimes the bread would come up in fair shape, and then not so anyone would hanker or it.

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