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hunger British & World English

A feeling of discomfort or weakness caused by lack of food, coupled with the desire to eat

hunger after/for in hunger British & World English

Have a strong desire or craving for

hunger English Thesaurus

she was faint with hunger

air hunger British & World English

A subjective feeling of a need to breathe more air, typically associated with raised levels of carbon dioxide in the blood, and most commonly reported in diabetic ketoacidosis; (also) increased rate and depth of breathing resulting from this, as a physical sign.

earth hunger British & World English

Desire to possess land; greed for territory.

heart hunger British & World English

Scottish extreme physical hunger.

hunger march British & World English

A march undertaken by a group of people in protest against unemployment or poverty, especially any of those by unemployed workers in Britain during the 1920s and 1930s

hunger strike British & World English

A prolonged refusal to eat, carried out as a protest by a prisoner

hunger after/for in hunger English Thesaurus

all actors hunger for such a role