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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Extremely hungry; Suffering from lack of food.

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used without object) : The child was starving for affection
  • Verb (used with object) : to starve a besieged garrison into a surrender
  • But I think the term starved for attention is accurate.
  • This rasies another issue, how starved is the US economy for capital really? for more
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