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ˈfæm ɪʃtfam·ished

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. famished, ravenous, sharp-set, starved, esurientadjective

    extremely hungry

    "they were tired and famished for food and sleep"; "a ravenous boy"; "the family was starved and ragged"; "fell into the esurient embrance of a predatory enemy"

Wiktionary

  1. famishedadjective

    Extremely hungry.

    Etymology: Inflected forms.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Famished

    of Famish

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of famished in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of famished in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of famished in a Sentence

  1. Robert Collier:

    Very few persons, comparatively, know how to Desire with sufficient intensity. They do not know what it is to feel and manifest that intense, eager, longing, craving, insistent, demanding, ravenous Desire which is akin to the persistent, insistent, ardent, overwhelming desire of the drowning man for a breath of air; of the shipwrecked or desert-lost man for a drink of water; of the famished man for bread and meat

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