starve

Verb
  1. Be hungry;
    Go without food (synset 201190677)
    "Let's eat--I'm starving!"
  2. Die of food deprivation (synset 201190070)
    "The political prisoners starved to death"; "Many famished in the countryside during the drought"
  3. Deprive of food (synset 201190273)
    "They starved the prisoners"
  4. Have a craving, appetite, or great desire for (synset 201191018)
  5. Deprive of a necessity and cause suffering (synset 201190481)
    "he is starving her of love"; "The engine was starved of fuel"

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