Translation of hungry in Spanish:

hungry

hambriento, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈhəŋɡri//ˈhʌŋɡri/

adjective

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    (person/animal) hambriento
    to be hungry tener hambre
    • it makes you hungry te abre el apetito
    • how hungry are you? ¿tienes mucha hambre?
    • if I get hungry, I'll have a pear si me da hambre, me comeré una pera
    • to go hungry pasar hambre
    • if you don't like liver, you'll have to go hungry si no te gusta el hígado, te quedas sin comer
    • power-/land-hungry ansioso de poder/tierras
    • to be hungry for sth estar ávido de algo
    • I wasn't hungry for more, but had to try one more breakfast item before heading out to work.
    • This shouldn't be a problem if you eat only when hungry and only enough to satisfy your hunger.
    • She pawed at my leg, telling me that her food bowl was empty and she was hungry.
    • If you were short of a bit of food, your neighbours wouldn't see you go hungry.
    • At first glance, it seems outrageous that leaders would allow their people to go hungry rather than letting them eat GM food.
    • Now she was hungry, but it wasn't the kind of hunger ordinary food could satisfy.
    • That child knew that no one in her country deserves to go hungry.
    • I know that without help, people in much worse circumstances than I will go hungry.
    • Aid workers trying to hand out food were mobbed by hungry people, some of whom haven't eaten in five days.
    • This wasn't helped by me being tired and hungry, but too tired to do anything about the hunger.
    • The philosophy is that some smells will stop you from feeling hungry.
    • Disturbances arose not so much when people were hungry as when they saw an opportunity to alleviate their hunger.
    • I've known people who would rather go hungry than dine on their own.
    • He can now recognise when he is hungry and cry for food.
    • Once again, the organization reports seeing more and more people who are hungry or at risk for hunger.
    • Eventually she started to feel hungry, so I took her out to dinner at her favourite Indian restaurant around here.
    • People go hungry because they are poor and can't afford to buy food, not because of a global food shortage.
    • There are people in this world that go hungry because they don't have food and here we are, promoting the waste of it.
    • We found ourselves ravenously hungry after the day's hard traveling and setting up camp in the strong winds.
    • Anyhow, this talk about food is getting me hungry.