be hungry

be hungry
phrase
1. (feeling a desire for food) 
Why is the baby crying? - I think he is hungry.¿Por qué llora el bebé? - Creo que tiene hambre.
Due to the famine, the whole town has been hungry for a week.Gracias a la hambruna, el pueblo entero lleva una semana de estar hambriento.
2. (to be desirous of something) 
Poor guy. He's hungry for love.Pobrecito. Está ávido de amor.
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