starved for

idiom

Definition of starved for

chiefly US
: badly in need of being given (something needed for one's emotional well-being) Those children are starved for attention.

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“Starved for.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/starved%20for. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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