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hunger for

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hunger

  1. to have an earnest wish to own or enjoy voters hungering for honest and upright leadership Synonyms of hunger for ache (for), covet, crave, desiderate, die (for), hanker (for or after), desire (for), itch (for), jones (for) [slang], long (for), lust (for or after), pant (after), pine (for), repine (for), salivate (for), sigh (for), thirst (for), want, wish (for), yearn (for), yen (for)Words Related to hunger for spoil (for); adore, delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), like, love, relish, revel (in); favor, prefer; admire, appreciate, cherish, prize, treasure, valueNear Antonyms of hunger for abhor, abominate, despise, detest, execrate, hate, loathe; decline, refuse, reject, spurn



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