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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Famish(0.01094 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Famish.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: be hungry; go without food; “Let's eat--I'm starving!” [syn:
starve, hunger] [ant: be full]
2: deprive of food; “They starved the prisoners” [syn: starve]
3: die of food deprivation; “The political prisoners starved to
death”; “Many famished in the countryside during the
drought” [syn: starve]
English → English (gcide)
Famish \Fam"ish\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Famished; p. pr. & vb.
n. Famishing.] [OE. famen; cf. OF. afamer, L. fames. See
Famine, and cf. Affamish.]
1. To starve, kill, or destroy with hunger. --Shak.
2. To exhaust the strength or endurance of, by hunger; to
distress with hanger.
And when all the land of Egypt was famished, the
people cried to Pharaoh for bread. --Cen. xli.
The pains of famished Tantalus he'll feel. --Dryden.
3. To kill, or to cause to suffer extremity, by deprivation
or denial of anything necessary.
And famish him of breath, if not of bread. --Milton.
4. To force or constrain by famine.
He had famished Paris into a surrender. --Burke.
Famish \Fam"ish\, v. i.
1. To die of hunger; to starve.
2. To suffer extreme hunger or thirst, so as to be exhausted
in strength, or to come near to perish.
You are all resolved rather to die than to famish?
3. To suffer extremity from deprivation of anything essential
The Lord will not suffer the soul of the righteous
to famish. --Prov. x. 3.