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hungry

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of hungry

  1. 1 feeling a desire or need for food John was still hungry after eating only a muffin for breakfast Synonyms of hungry empty, famished, peckish [chiefly British], starved, starving Words Related to hungry rapacious, ravenous, voracious, wolfish; malnourished, underfed, undernourished; gluttonous, gormandizing, greedy, hoggish, insatiable, piggish, piggy Near Antonyms of hungry engorged, glutted, gorged, overfed, overfull, overstuffed, replete, stuffed, surfeited Antonyms of hungry full, sated, satiate, satiated, satisfied

  2. 2 showing urgent desire or interest hungry for the latest news Synonyms of hungry agog, antsy, anxious, ardent, athirst, avid, crazy, desirous, enthused, enthusiastic, excited, geeked [slang], great, greedy, gung ho, hepped up, hopped-up, hot, eager, impatient, juiced, keen, nuts, pumped, raring, solicitous, stoked [slang], thirsty, voracious, wildWords Related to hungry engaged, interested; happy, hung up, obsessed; ambitious, appetent, covetous, craving, hankering, longing, pining; breathless, restive, restless; amenable, disposed, game, glad, inclined, ready, unreluctant, willingNear Antonyms of hungry casual, incurious, insouciant, nonchalant, unconcerned, uninterested; aloof, detached, disinterested; impassive, stolid; halfhearted, lackadaisical, languid, languorous, lukewarm, spiritless; averse, disinclined, hesitant, loath (also loth or loathe), reluctant, unwillingAntonyms of hungry apathetic, indifferent, uneager, unenthusiastic


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