Simple Definition of hungry
: suffering because of a lack of food : greatly affected by hunger
: having an uncomfortable feeling in your stomach because you need food : feeling hunger
: feeling a strong desire or need for something or to do something
Full Definition of hungry
Examples of hungry
There are millions of hungry people throughout the world.
That girl is always hungry.
The prisoners' families were hungry for more information.
They were hungry to learn more.
Origin of hungry
Middle English, from Old English hungrig; akin to Old English hungor
First Known Use: before 12th century
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