hungry definition

  • adjective:
    • Experiencing a desire or need for food.
    • Extremely desirous; avid: hungry for recognition.
    • Characterized by or revealing hunger or craving: hungry eyes.
    • Lacking richness or fertility: hungry earth.
    • affected by appetite; desirous of food; having a physical significance of food.
    • eager, having an avid need ('appetite') for something.
    • perhaps not rich or fertile; poor; barren; starved.
    • Feeling hunger; having an enthusiastic desire for food; experiencing uneasiness or stress from aim of food; ergo, having an eager need.
    • Showing appetite or a craving need; voracious.
    • maybe not wealthy or fertile; bad; barren; starved.
    • (usually followed closely by `for') extremely desirous
    • experience hunger; experiencing a necessity or aspire to eat food
  • others:
    • Having or experiencing appetite; feeling discomfort or uneasiness from need of meals; having a keen desire for food.
    • thus Having an eager desire to have such a thing; longing.
    • Indicating want or poverty of nutrition; gaunt; famished.
    • Marked by scarcity of food or a famished problem; necessitating nourishment.
    • perhaps not wealthy or fertile; poor; barren.
    • Fit only to satisfy great hunger.
    • Stingy; suggest.

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