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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “starve”

starve

verb     /stɑːv/ US  /stɑːrv/
[I or T] to ( cause to) become very weak or die because there is not enough food to eat
(使)挨餓;(使)餓死
Whole communities starved to death during the long drought .
在這場漫長的大旱中,整個村落的人都餓死了。
From talking to former prisoners in the camps , an obvious conclusion is that they have been starved.
透過和從集中營出來的囚犯談話,一個很明顯的感覺就是他們一直在挨餓。
Diets and dietingDeath and dying
[T often passive] If you are starved of something necessary or good, you do not receive enough of it
(使)缺乏
People starved of sleep start to lose their concentration and may hallucinate .
睡眠嚴重不足的人開始注意力不集中,而且可能會產生幻覺。
Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessaryScarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
(Definition of starve verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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