Translation of "starve" - English-French dictionary


verb /staːv/

to (cause to) die, or suffer greatly, from hunger

(faire) mourir de faim; affamer
In the drought, many people and animals starved (to death)
They were accused of starving their prisoners.

to be very hungry

être affamé
Can’t we have supper now? I’m starving.
starvation noun

a starving state

They died of starvation.

(Translation of “starve” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)