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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To suffer from a lack of something necessary.

Usage examples (41)
  • The climbers were famished when they finally reached the summit.
  • They were tired and famished for food and sleep
  • Their experience finds a compelling representative in Leymah Gbowee, who recalled her famished
  • It was evident that when the goblin girl said "famished" she meant very hungry indeed. for more
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