adjective, hun·gri·er, hun·gri·est.
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Example sentences from the Web for hungry
Covid-19 plunged the United States into a recession, leaving millions of Americans out of work and hungry.Covid-19 caused a recession. So why did the housing market boom?|Jerusalem Demsas|February 5, 2021|Vox
In other words, if students stay at home, some will be more vulnerable and more hungry and more isolated.The Learning Curve: Is It Vaccines for All or No School?|Will Huntsberry|February 4, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The biggest takeaway from the research, however, was less about the hungry sea creatures and more about the underwater recorders.Listen to the soothing sounds of a snacking stingray|Purbita Saha|February 4, 2021|Popular Science
That low-power system, however, is meant more for smaller, less power-hungry devices like smart locks and security sensors.Xiaomi’s long-range wireless charger shows a glimpse of a cord-free future|Stan Horaczek|February 1, 2021|Popular Science
The enormous datasets compiled to feed these data-hungry algorithms capture everything on the internet.An AI saw a cropped photo of AOC. It autocompleted her wearing a bikini.|Karen Hao|January 29, 2021|MIT Technology Review
The city protests that a beach is not a suitable place to feed the hungry.
Springsteen originally wrote his first big hit, “Hungry Heart,” for the Ramones.‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He's dazzling, fielding questions, spinning out anecdotes and limericks, sounding 35 and hungry for publicity.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And to do that, you have to forget that you have been hungry, too.The Stacks: A Chicken Dinner That Mends Your Heart|Pete Dexter|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I managed to keep the salad down, but I left the restaurant hungry.
And he had waited so long for Grandfather Mole that he had begun to feel hungry again.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
We make fast the doors of our lighted houses against the indigent and the hungry.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
That was because he was hungry, you see, but pigs nearly always eat fast, as though they were continually in a hurry.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
“Mon pauvre petit, you are hungry,” said Aristide, carrying it to the car racked by the clattering engine.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
A very little crust thrown to the very hungry is always accepted with gratitude.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
British Dictionary definitions for hungry
adjective -grier or -griest
- greedy; grasping
- stingy; mean