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peckish

adjective, chiefly British

Synonyms and Antonyms of peckish

  1. feeling a desire or need for food <I think I'll have a snack before we go, as I'm feeling a bit peckish> Synonyms empty, famished, hungry [chiefly British], starved, starvingRelated Words rapacious, ravenous, voracious, wolfish; malnourished, underfed, undernourished; gluttonous, gormandizing, greedy, hoggish, insatiable, piggish, piggyNear Antonyms engorged, glutted, gorged, overfed, overfull, overstuffed, replete, stuffed, surfeitedAntonyms full, sated, satiate, satiated, satisfied


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