Craving and Zeal


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Craving noun – A strong wish for something.
Usage example: a pregnant woman with a craving for pickles

Zeal and craving are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Zeal" instead a noun "Craving".
Nearby Word: craved
Synonyms for Craving


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Zeal noun – A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
Craving and zeal are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Craving" instead a noun "Zeal".
Nearby Words: zealous, zealously
Synonyms for Zeal

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similar similar craving similar zeal
great great craving great zeal
little little craving little zeal
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Zeal and Craving. (2016). Retrieved 2020, May 26, from
Craving & Zeal. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 May. 2020. <>.
Zeal or Craving. 2016. Accessed May 26, 2020.

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