famished


famished

adjective

Definition of FAMISHED

1
feeling a desire or need for food <after a full day of skiing, I was feeling absolutely famished>
Synonyms empty, famished, peckish [chiefly British], starved, starving
2
lacking money or material possessions <do-gooders who were terribly distraught about the poor in other countries but were oblivious to the plight of the famished families in their own community>
Near Antonyms comfortable, prosperous

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