Noun yen has 2 senses
  1. hankering, yen - a yearning for something or to do something
    --1 is a kind of longing, yearning
    Derived form: verb yen1
  2. yen - the basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen
    --2 is a kind of
    Japanese monetary unit
    --2 has part: sen
,Verb yen has 1 sense
  1. ache, yearn, yen, pine, languish - have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
    --1 is one way to hanker, long, yearn
    Derived form: noun yen1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP