burn for (someone or something)

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burn for (someone or something)

To deeply want, desire, or long for someone or something. I think Frank still burns for Lana, even though they broke up years ago. My kids are all burning for that toy, but unfortunately it's sold out everywhere.
See also: burn

burn for someone or something

to desire someone or something very much. Jim said he was burning for Sally. I was just burning for another look at her.
See also: burn
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That small container had only enough to burn for one day, but miraculously the oil lasted for eight days.
They expected it to burn for one day, but that flame miraculously burned for eight.