hungryadjectiveuk /ˈhʌŋ.ɡri/ us /ˈhʌŋ.ɡri/
hungry adjective (NEEDING FOOD)
- I think it's a sin to waste food, when so many people in the world are hungry.
- I was hoping there'd be some food - I'm a bit hungry.
- The kids kept on about how hungry they were, so their father gave them some biscuits to shut them up.
- The baby had a feed an hour ago, so she can't be hungry.
- When our cat is hungry, she starts clawing at my legs.
hungry adjective (WANTING)