ill-fed ill-fed

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not getting adequate food

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Countries in which more than half the labor force grows crops or raises livestock use scarce foreign exchange to pay for imported foodstuffsand are still ill-fed.
  2. Yet Bolivia's economy is still near bankruptcy, and its 3,500,000 ill-housed, ill-fed people are never far from revolt.
  3. The party had proclaimed itself as the champion of the common man, the little fellow, the ill-fed.

Quotes

  • But when Roosevelt said "one third of the Nation are ill-clothed, ill-housed and ill-fed" that's exactly what it was.
    on Dec 25, 2003 By: Franklin D Roosevelt Source: Democracy Now

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