empty-bellied


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Adj.1.empty-bellied - needing nourishment; "after skipped lunch the men were empty by suppertime"; "empty-bellied children"
hungry - feeling hunger; feeling a need or desire to eat food; "a world full of hungry people"
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Why are we, as Americans, letting this empty-bellied machine (government) have its fill of whatever it chooses to consume?
Characters include apparently happy couple Pavel (Petr Forman) and Katy (Zuzana Maurery), and goodhearted, empty-bellied Janek (Ctirad Gotz), who begs for a crust of bread and a bed for the night.