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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (needing food)
a. famélico
We worked all day without a break and now we're famished.Trabajamos todo el día sin descansar y ahora estamos famélicos.
b. hambriento
When Dave finished running the marathon, he was famished.Cuando Dave terminó de correr el maratón, estaba hambriento.
c. muerto de hambre
It's torture walking by a restaurant when I'm famished but don't have time to eat.Es una tortura caminar por delante de un restaurante cuando estoy muerto de hambre y no tengo tiempo para comer.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
to be famishedestar muerto(a) de hambre
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famished [ˈfæmɪʃt]
famélico; muerto de hambre;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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