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starved

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. starved, starvingadjective

    suffering from lack of food

  2. 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. starvedadjective

    Approaching starvation, emaciated and malnourished.

  2. starvedadjective

    Extremely hungry.

    I'm starved, I haven't eaten since breakfast.

  3. starvedverb

    simple past tense and past participle of starve

Webster Dictionary

  1. Starved

    of Starve

Freebase

  1. Starved

    Starved is an FX Network television situation comedy that aired for one season of seven episodes in 2005. The series was about four friends who each suffer from eating disorders, who met at a "shame-based" support group called Belt Tighteners. Its characters included those with bulimia, anorexia, and binge eating disorder. Eric Schaeffer created the show as well as writing, starring in and directing it, based upon his own struggle with eating disorders. In addition to his own life experiences, Schaeffer also drew upon the experiences of the other members of the principal cast, each of whom coincidentally had struggled with food issues of their own. Starved was the lead-in of FX's hour-long "Other Side of Comedy" block with It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. FX executives wanted to use the two series to begin building comedy programming and broaden the network's demographic. The series debuted on August 4, 2005 to poor critical reviews and was cancelled in October 2005, when FX picked Sunny over Starved for renewal.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of starved in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of starved in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of starved in a Sentence

  1. Zeid Ra'Ad Al Hussein:

    Food, medicine and other desperately-needed humanitarian aid is repeatedly obstructed. Thousands of people may have starved to death.

  2. Sir Walter Scott:

    To be always intending to live a new life, but never find time to set about it - this is as if a man should put off eating and drinking from one day to another till he be starved and destroyed.

  3. Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson:

    When the soul is starved for nourishment, it lets us know with feelings of emptiness, anxiety, or yearning.

  4. Kate Sheeran:

    One of the things that’s the best about music is that it helps us build community and have communal experiences, and it’s why, among the reasons we’ve been missing it so much, i think we’ve been starved for this kind of art and this kind of connection, and it’s beautiful to see it here every day.

  5. William Cobbett:

    To suppose such a thing possible as a society, in which men, who are able and willing to work, cannot support their families, and ought, with a great part of the women, to be compelled to lead a life of celibacy, for fear of having children to be starved; to suppose such a thing possible is monstrous.

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