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British English: /ˈhʌŋɡri/
American English: /ˈhəŋɡri/

Translation of hungry in German:


  • 1
    (feeling hunger) hungrig
    (regularly feeling hunger or lacking food) hungernd
    (showing hunger) hungrig
    gierig (Augen, Blick)
    be hungry
    Hunger haben
    hungrig sein
    we were poor and hungry
    wir waren arm und litten Hunger
    [as] hungry as a hunter or lion or wolf
    hungrig wie ein Löwe od. Wolf
    go hungry
    hungrig bleiben
    I don't like fish. — Go hungry, then!
    Ich mag keinen Fisch. — Dann musst du eben hungern
    hungry years
    Hungerjahre Pl.
  • 2 (inducing hunger)
    hungrig machend
  • 3 [figurative] (eager, avaricious)
    [hab]gierig (Spekulant)
    stürmisch (Liebhaber)
    glühend (Verlangen)
    hungrig (Ozean, Kriegsmaschine usw.)
    be hungry for somebody/something
    sich nach jemandem sehnen/nach etwas hungern [formal]
    be hungry to do something
    darauf brennen, etwas zu tun
    hungry for success/power/knowledge/love
    hungry to learn be hungry after something
    nach etwas hungern [formal]
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