appetite noun (FOOD)
All that walking has given me an appetite.
I haven't got much of an appetite (= I am not hungry).
- She's got a hearty appetite.
- You'll spoil your appetite for dinner if you have a cake now.
- We worked up a real appetite climbing in the mountains.
- The appetite, says the proverb, grows with eating.
- Growing boys have ravenous appetites.
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