hangry

[ hang-gree ]
/ ˈhæŋ gri /
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adjective han·gri·er, han·gri·est. Slang.

feeling irritable or irrationally angry as a result of being hungry.

Nearby words

  1. hangman's fracture,
  2. hangman's knot,
  3. hangnail,
  4. hangout,
  5. hangover,
  6. hangtag,
  7. hangtown fry,
  8. hanguk,
  9. hangul,
  10. hangzhou

Origin of hangry

1995–2000; blend of hungry and angry

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British Dictionary definitions for hangry

hangry

/ (ˈhæŋgrɪ) /

adjective -grier or -griest

jocular irritable as a result of feeling hungry

Word Origin for hangry

blend of hungry and angry

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