Thesaurus

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


Learn More about peckish

  1. Dictionary: Definition of peckish


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up peckish? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).