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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: starving(0.01337 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to starving.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj : suffering from lack of food [syn: starved]
n : the act of depriving of food or subjecting to famine; “the
beseigers used starvation to induce surrender”; “they
were charged with the starvation of children in their
care” [syn: starvation]
English → English (gcide)
Starve \Starve\ (st[aum]rv), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Starved
(st[aum]rvd); p. pr. & vb. n. Starving.] [OE. sterven to
die, AS. steorfan; akin to D. sterven, G. sterben, OHG.
sterban, Icel. starf labor, toil.]
1. To die; to perish. [Obs., except in the sense of perishing
with cold or hunger.] --Lydgate.
In hot coals he hath himself raked . . .
Thus starved this worthy mighty Hercules. --Chaucer.
2. To perish with hunger; to suffer extreme hunger or want;
to be very indigent.
Sometimes virtue starves, while vice is fed. --Pope.
3. To perish or die with cold. --Spenser.
Have I seen the naked starve for cold? --Sandys.
Starving with cold as well as hunger. --W. Irving.
Note: In this sense, still common in England, but rarely used
in the United States.