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Usage examples for craved

  1. The distinction of a hired girl in the family was one which she had long craved on her own account. – Turn About Eleanor by Ethel M. Kelley
  2. The knight of Malta was so well pleased with Acadia that he craved permission of the grand master to remain in the country. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  3. The King craved an interview. – The Lighted Match by Charles Neville Buck
  4. History's record, complete as it is, cannot account for the countless things Lafayette did for us, which many times perhaps changed the course of events in our favor and brought us that freedom of thought, that liberty of action, which he ever craved. – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  5. She, too, craved rest, but of the spirit. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner
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