Synonyms of 'starve'
to die from lack of foodA number of the prisoners we saw are starving.
die from lack of food,
die from malnourishment
The electricity industry is not the only one to be starved of investment.
They've been deprived of the fuel necessary to heat their homes.
The soldiers have stripped the civilians of their passports.
I can't forgive her for robbing me of an Olympic gold.
people who were dispossessed of their land
They were divested of all their personal possessions.
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in the sense of dispossess
to deprive (someone) of (a possession)people who were dispossessed of their land
in the sense of divest
to deprive of a role, function, or qualityThey were divested of all their personal possessions.
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