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hungry
adjective
1. (feeling a desire for food) 
a. hambriento 
There are too many hungry children in the world.Hay demasiados niños hambrientos en el mundo.
2. (feeling a desire for food; used with "to be") 
a. tener hambre 
I'm so hungry that I could eat a bear.Tengo tanta hambre que me comería un oso.
3. (desirous of; used with "to be" and "for") 
a. estar ávido de 
He is hungry for affection.Está ávido de cariño.
hungry
adjective
1. (general) 
a. hambriento(a) 
to be hungrytener hambre
to be as hungry as a wolftener un hambre canina
to be hungry for knowledgetener ansias de conocimiento
hungry [ˈhʌŋɡrɪ]
adjective
hungrier (comparative)hungriest (superlative)
1 (gen) [+person, animal] hambriento
pictures of hungry children imágenes de niños hambrientos; he looked at the cake with hungry eyes miró el pastel con anhelo; digging up the road is hungry work cavar la calle es un trabajo que da hambre or abre el apetito; to be hungry tener hambre; to feel hungry tener hambre; to go hungry pasar hambre; we were late for tea so we had to go hungry llegamos tarde para la cena y tuvimos que quedarnos sin comer; all this work is making me hungry todo este trabajo me está dando hambre; talking about food is making me hungry hablando de comida se me está abriendo el apetito
2 (eager)
to be hungry for [+adventure, knowledge] tener hambre or sed de; estar hambriento or sediento de; to be hungry for power tener sed or estar sediento de poder
Phrases with "hungry"
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I am hungry 
tengo hambre 
Are you hungry? 
¿Tienes hambre? 
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