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starving

adjective

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feeling a desire or need for food
  • I missed lunch, and now I'm starving

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“Starving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/starving. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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