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Lovelorn, does one crush cravings? (5)


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'cravings?' is the definition.
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(Other definitions for needs that I've seen before include "Calls for" , "What is required" , "'..... must when the devil drives'" , "Misses" , "Can't do without" .)

I've seen this clue in the Sydney Morning Herald.
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