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उत्कण्ठ ut-kaṇṭha [ utkaNTha ]
1. mfn. having the neck uplifted ( on the point of doing anything ,) Ragh.
having the throat open ( as in crying ), BhP.
(as), m. longing for
a kind of sexual union, L.
( ā ), f. longing for ( a beloved person or thing )
regretting or missing anything or a person, MBh. Bhartṛ. Pañcat. Amar. etc.
ut-kaṇṭha-māhātmya [ utkaNThamAhAtmya ]
n., N. of a work.
utkaṇṭha [ utkaNTha ]
2. Nom. Ā. utkaṇṭhate, to raise the neck
to long for, regret, sorrow for, R. Śiś. Bhaṭṭ. etc. : Caus. utkaṇṭhayati, to cause any one to lift up the neck
to excite longing, inspire with tender emotions, Bhartṛ. Kāvyâd. etc.