|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To ask with earnestness or importunity; to ask with submission or humility; to beg; to entreat; to beseech; to implore.
2. (v. t.) To call for, as a gratification; to long for; hence, to require or demand; as, the stomach craves food.
3. (v. i.) To desire strongly; to feel an insatiable longing; as, a craving appetite.
Crave (9 Occurrences)
1 Corinthians 10:6 Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted. (See NAS)
Philippians 4:17 Not that I crave for gifts from you, but I do want to see abundant fruit bring you honour. (WEY)
1 Peter 2:2 as newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the Word, that you may grow thereby, (See NIV)
Numbers 11:4 The mixed multitude that was among them lusted exceedingly: and the children of Israel also wept again, and said, "Who will give us flesh to eat? (See NIV)
Deuteronomy 12:20 When Yahweh your God shall enlarge your border, as he has promised you, and you shall say, "I want to eat meat," because your soul desires to eat meat; you may eat meat, after all the desire of your soul. (See RSV NIV)
Proverbs 13:2 By the fruit of his lips, a man enjoys good things; but the unfaithful crave violence. (WEB)
Proverbs 23:6 Don't eat the food of him who has a stingy eye, and don't crave his delicacies: (WEB NIV)
Proverbs 31:4 It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to take wine, or for rulers to say, Where is strong drink? (See NIV)
Micah 7:1 Misery is mine! Indeed, I am like one who gathers the summer fruits, as gleanings of the vineyard: There is no cluster of grapes to eat. My soul desires to eat the early fig. (See NAS NIV)