Definition of hangry in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhaŋɡri/

adjective (hangrier, hangriest)

Bad-tempered or irritable as a result of hunger: I get very hangry if I miss a meal
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  • Nearing hangry status, we perused the two floors for our eatery options.
  • I would have even had his portion if he wasn't also so hangry.
  • Or, they were just really craving a milkshake and fries - I know how I get when I'm hangry.


1990s: blend of hungry and angry.

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