Affected by hunger; desiring of food; having a physical need for food.
‘My kids go to bed hungry every night because I haven't got any money.’;
(figuratively) Eager, having an avid desire (‘appetite’) for something.
the act of depriving of food or subjecting to famine;
‘the beseigers used starvation to induce surrender’; ‘they were charged with the starvation of children in their care’;
Not rich or fertile; poor; barren; starved.
‘a hungry soil’;
suffering from lack of food
Feeling hunger; having a keen appetite; feeling uneasiness or distress from want of food; hence, having an eager desire.
Showing hunger or a craving desire; voracious.
‘The cruel, hungry foam.’; ‘Cassius has a lean and hungry look.’;
Not rich or fertile; poor; barren; starved; as, a hungry soil.
feeling hunger; feeling a need or desire to eat food;
‘a world full of hungry people’;
(usually followed by `for') extremely desirous;
‘athirst for knowledge’; ‘hungry for recognition’; ‘thirsty for informaton’;
feeling or showing the need for food
‘I was feeling ravenously hungry’;
‘I always find art galleries hungry work’;
having a strong desire or craving
‘a party hungry for power’; ‘grasping, power-hungry individuals’;