hungry hungry  /ˈhəŋ ɡri/


  1. (adj) feeling hunger; feeling a need or desire to eat food
  2. (adj) (usually followed by `for') extremely desirous



  1. The story of a hungry Europe behind the British blockade was clouded with contradictions.
  2. There's a lot more to feeling hungry than you think.
  3. I'll tell you what happens: I get hungry.


  1. Nonprofit food truck on a mission to feed hungry kids

    Each week, the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle's "Mobile Tastiness Machine" serves more than 600 children at various stops in the Triangle. But with 116,000 hungry children in seven counties, there's a lot more cooking and driving to be done.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Raleigh

  2. Hungry I San Francisco Features Specials for North Beach Festival Weekend

    Stop by Hungry I in San Francisco for exclusive specials on drinks and admission during the North Beach Festival weekend, June 15 and June 16, 2013. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Study reveals 8K elderly go hungry in Orlando

    A study reveals a disheartening statistic in Orlando: Nearly 8,000 seniors go hungry every day. Charles Bennett spent the morning at Second Harvest Food Bank, boxing up food for the Haven of Hope Ministries in Orlando where lately, many of the people who need food are seniors. "A lot more and more older people are coming in," Bennett said. Monday, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer opened a summit on ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WFTV 9 Orlando


  1. In Milwaukee on Monday, the wife of Senator Barack Obama said, "For the first time in my adult life, I am really proud of my country. Not just because Barack is doing well, but I think people are hungry for change."
    on Feb 20, 2008 By: Michelle Obama Source: New York Times

  2. "I'm concerned about people going hungry," said President Bush. "There's too much suffering in the continent of Africa. Now is the time for the comfortable nations to step up and do something about it."
    on Jul 6, 2008 By: President Bush Source: BBC News

  3. "We need a bounce-back year," Iginla said. "Personally, I need to be better. We're getting two guys that are very hungry. A lot of us have that in common."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Jarome Iginla Source:

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