Definition of starvation in English:
Suffering or death caused by lack of food: thousands died of starvation
More example sentences
- Most of them died of starvation, disease or brutality at the hands of the prison authorities.
- Their remaining options were sleeping on the streets, prostitution, crime and starvation.
- Dundee specialised in garrotting and Aberdeen used starvation - it was cheaper.
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