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Turkish translation of “starve”

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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
açlık çekmek, açlıktan ölmek
Many people have starved to death in parts of Africa.Diets and dietingHungry and thirstyDeath and dying
starvation
 
 
/stɑːˈveɪʃən/ noun [U]
açlık
Children were dying of starvation.
(Definition of starve from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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