crave

verb

Dialects

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Origin

Old English crafian (in the sense ‘demand, claim as a right’), of Germanic origin; related to Swedish kräva, Danish kræve ‘demand’. The current sense dates from late Middle English.

Pronunciation

  • crave /kreɪv/