yearn

v. t.

  1. To pain; to grieve; to vex.

v. i.

  1. To be pained or distressed; to grieve; to mourn.
  2. To be filled with longing desire; to be harassed or rendered uneasy with longing, or feeling the want of a thing; to strain with emotions of affection or tenderness; to long; to be eager.

v. i. & t.

  1. To curdle, as milk.