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fam·ish

 (făm′ĭsh)
v. fam·ished, fam·ish·ing, fam·ish·es
v.tr.
1. To cause to endure severe hunger.
2. To cause to starve to death.
v.intr.
1. To endure severe deprivation, especially of food.
2. To undergo starvation and die.

[Middle English famishen, alteration of famen, from Old French afamer, from Vulgar Latin *affamāre : Latin ad-, ad- + Latin famēs, hunger.]

fam′ish·ment n.

famished

(ˈfæmɪʃt)
adj
1. informal very hungry or weak
2. suffering from starvation

fam•ished

(ˈfæm ɪʃt)

adj.
extremely hungry.
[1375–1425]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.famished - extremely hungry; "they were tired and famished for food and sleep"; "a ravenous boy"; "the family was starved and ragged"; "fell into the esurient embrance of a predatory enemy"
hungry - feeling hunger; feeling a need or desire to eat food; "a world full of hungry people"

famished

adjective starving, starved, voracious, ravenous, ready to eat a horse (informal), ravening Is dinner ready? I'm famished.

famished

adjective
Desiring or craving food:
Translations
جائِع جِدا
vyhladovělý
hundesulten
kiéhezett
hungraîur
išbadėjęs
izbadējiesļoti izsalcis
vyhladovaný
açlıktan ölmüş

famished

[ˈfæmɪʃt] ADJfamélico (fig) → muerto de hambre

famished

[ˈfæmɪʃt] adj
(lit) (= starving) → affamé(e)
(= very hungry) I'm famished! → je meurs de faim!

famished

adj (inf)verhungert, ausgehungert; I’m absolutely famishedich sterbe vor Hunger (inf)

famished

[ˈfæmɪʃt] adjaffamato/a
I'm famished! (fam) → ho una fame da lupi!

famished

(ˈfӕmiʃt) adjective
very hungry. I was famished after my long walk.

famished

a. famélico-a, hambriento-a.