Synonyms of 'hungry'
desiring foodMy friend was hungry, so we went to get some food.
Apart from anything else, I was starving.
a pack of ravenous animals
Is dinner ready? I'm famished.
empty (informal), ,
Never drink on an empty stomach.
For their size, stoats are voracious predators.
expressing greed, craving, or desireI was hungry to be an actor.
See go hungry
A hungry stomach has no ears – The Kite and the Nightingale]
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in the sense of avid
He was avid for wealth.
in the sense of covetous
jealously longing to possess something
His sports car was attracting covetous stares.
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