Synonyms of hunger in English:



  • 1 she was faint with hunger
    lack of food, need for food, hungriness, ravenousness, emptiness; starvation, famine, malnutrition, malnourishment, undernourishment
    rare famishment, inanition
  • 2 there is a global hunger for news
    [Antonyms] aversion
  • verb

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    hunger after/for

    all actors hunger for such a role
    [Antonyms] have an aversion to
    desirecravehave a craving forlong foryearn forhave a yearning forpine forache forthirst forhave an appetite forhanker afterlust afterwantneed informalhave a yen foritch forbe dying forbe gagging for archaicbe athirst forbe desirous of

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