Translation of "starve" - English-Catalan dictionary


verb uk /stɑːv/ (present participle starving, past tense and past participle starved)

to become sick or die because you do not have enough food

passar/patir fam
Many people starved to death in this part of the world in the 1980s.
starvation /stɑːˈveɪ·ʃən/ noun [ no plural ]

fam, inanició
Children were dying of starvation.

(Translation of “starve” from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)