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Spanish translation of “hunger”

hunger

noun /ˈhaŋɡə/
the desire for food
hambre
A cheese roll won’t satisfy my hunger.
the state of not having enough food
hambre
Poor people in many parts of the world are dying of hunger.
any strong desire
hambre; deseo; ganas
a hunger for love.
hungry adjective (comparative hungrier, superlative hungriest) wanting or needing food etc
hambriento
a hungry baby I’m hungry – I haven’t eaten all day He’s hungry for adventure.
hungrily adverb
con hambre, vorazmente
She hungrily ate her dinner.
hungriness noun
hambre
hunger strike noun a refusal to eat, as a form of protest or to force (someone) to agree to certain demands etc
huelga de hambre
The prisoners went on hunger strike as a protest against prison discipline.
(Definition of hunger from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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