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Polish translation of “starve”

starve

verb [I, T]
 
 
/stɑːv/
to become ill or die because you do not have enough food, or to make someone ill or die because they do not have enough food
głodować, głodzić
Many people have starved to death in parts of Africa.Diets and dietingHungry and thirstyDeath and dying
starvation
 
 
/stɑːˈveɪʃən/ noun [U]
głód
Children were dying of starvation.
(Definition of starve from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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