Part of speech:
An intense and prolonged desire; yearning or appetite, as for affection or a food or drug
A desire to satisfy some craving of the body; specif., a desire for food, or, sometimes, a desire for some specific food
Deep or anxious longing, desire, etc.
An excessively intense enthusiasm, interest, or desire:
(Obsolete) Pleasure; relish.
Severe hunger; starvation.
The state of being starved
Excess in eating or drinking.
The act of one who pants.
A prolonged or serious shortage or deficiency
A glutting or being glutted
A natural attraction or affinity.
A wish or desire for something; craving
Excessive or abnormal thirst.
A natural attraction; affinity
The state of being empty in mind; lack of intelligence, interest, or thought; vacuity
(Card Games) The absence, from a player's hand as dealt, of any cards in a certain suit
An excessive desire to acquire or possess more than what one needs or deserves, especially with respect to material wealth:
(Informal) A fondness or craving for sweets
Hungry; voracious; greedy
Wanting or needing food
Impossible to satiate or satisfy:
Living by killing prey, especially in large numbers:
Extremely hungry or characterized by extreme hunger; voracious:
Having or marked by a strong desire for an activity or pursuit:
A painful sorrow.
The state of being edacious; huge capacity for eating
(Now Rare) Greediness
A craving; yearning
The desire to drink.
The basic monetary unit of Japan
To placate or attempt to placate (a threatening nation, for example) by granting concessions, often at the expense of principle.
To make (something burdensome or painful) less intense or severe:
To be sufficient or adequate.
The large, saclike organ of vertebrates into which food passes from the esophagus or gullet for storage while undergoing the early processes of digestion
The sense of what is proper, seemly, or least likely to give offense in a given social situation:
A restless desire or craving for something:
Strong desire; yearning
An expression of a desire, longing, or strong inclination:
To have a strong desire (for)
(--- Informal) To be ravenously hungry
To cause someone to starve to death.
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