hungry

US [ˈhʌŋɡri]
UK ['hʌŋɡri]
  • adj.渴求;感到饿的;饥饿的;挨饿的
  • n.(统称)饥民
  • Web渴望的;摇滚王子东京店;饿了
Comparative Degree:hungrier  Superlative:hungriest  
Hungry
adj.
1.
感到饿的feeling that you want to eat sth
I'm really hungry.
我真是饿了。
Is anyone getting hungry?
有人觉得饿吗?
All this talk of food is making me hungry.
老这么谈吃的勾起我的食欲了。
I have a hungry family to feed.
我得养活嗷嗷待哺的一家人。
2.
饥饿的;挨饿的not having enough food to eat
Thousands are going hungry because of the failure of this year's harvest.
由于今年粮食歉收,成千上万的人将挨饿。
3.
[obn]
使人饥饿的;引起食欲的causing you to feel that you want to eat sth
All this gardening is hungry work.
这些园艺活儿让人干了肚子饿。
4.
~ (for sth)
渴望得到;渴求having or showing a strong desire for sth
Both parties are hungry for power.
两党都渴望掌权。
power-hungry
渴求权力
The child is simply hungry for affection.
这个孩子只不过是渴望得到爱。
His eyes had a wild hungry look in them.
他的目光里有一种强烈渴望的神情。
n.
1.
[pl]
(统称)饥民people who do not have enough food to eat

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