adjective, hun·gri·er, hun·gri·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM hungryhun·gri·ly, adverbhun·gri·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for hungry
Seattle was faster, stronger, hungrier, and more prepared, and Manning seemed like a wizard with a defective wand.Super Blowout: Seahawks Buck Broncos to Take Home the Championship Title|Ben Teitelbaum|February 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That, in turn, is expected to make owners ever hungrier for large payouts.
Chestnut downed 62 to prove he was hungrier for the win than the rest of the pack on July 4th.
Studies have shown that, after eating particularly delicious food you can expect to be hungrier and eat more at your next sitting.
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And the little toads were getting hungrier and hungrier every minute and they cried a lot, yes, indeed!Uncle Wiggily's Travels|Howard R. Garis
On this morning the savages seem more restless and surly than ever, for they are hungrier than ever, and nearly famishing.The Land of Fire|Mayne Reid
As a matter of fact, no men were hungrier for office than the gentlemen who had done so much for civil service reform.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 8 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
Less economical by nature, and hungrier by habit, Mary Ann had much trouble in restraining herself from surreptitious pickings.The Grey Wig: Stories and Novelettes|Israel Zangwill
One, hungrier or bolder than the rest, made a rush too soon, and the quick horn of the old bison caught him.Two Arrows|William O. Stoddard
British Dictionary definitions for hungry
adjective -grier or -griest
- greedy; grasping
- stingy; mean