Go to Bing homepage

starve

US [stɑrv]
UK [stɑː(r)v]
  • v.饿死;缺乏…的;急需…的
  • Web挨饿;使饿死;饥饿
Simple Present:starves  Present Participle:starving  Past Tense:starved  
starve
Show examples
v.
1.
[i][t]
(使)挨饿,饿死to suffer or die because you do not have enough food to eat; to make sb suffer or die in this way
The animals were left to starve to death.
那些动物只能等着饿死。
pictures of starving children
展示饥饿儿童的图片
The new job doesn't pay as much but we won't starve!
新工作的工资没有过去多,不过我们不至于挨饿!
She's starving herself to try to lose weight.
她试图通过节食来减肥。
2.
缺乏…的;急需…的not having sth that you need
supply-starved rebels
补给匮乏的反叛者

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard
More sentence filters
Hide sentence filters