Translation of "starve" - English-German dictionary


verb /staːv/

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

In the drought, many people and animals starved (to death)
They were accused of starving their prisoners.

to be very hungry

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

a starving state

das Verhungern
They died of starvation.

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