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synonyms for hungered

  • eager
  • greedy
  • keen
  • ravenous
  • starved
  • athirst
  • avid
  • carnivorous
  • could eat a horse
  • covetous
  • craving
  • edacious
  • empty
  • esurient
  • famished
  • famishing
  • flying light
  • got the munchies
  • hankering
  • hoggish
  • hollow
  • insatiate
  • omnivorous
  • on empty stomach
  • piggish
  • rapacious
  • unfilled
  • unsatisfied
  • voracious
  • yearning

antonyms for hungered

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  • full
  • unenthusiastic
  • replete
  • satiated
  • satisfied
  • stuffed
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How to use hungered in a sentence

And so each day he hungered for the news, and when the paper came he would pounce upon it.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Yet there would be the longing for companionship, too, and Jane Clemens must have hungered for her people.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
He had hungered for just this, and the impulse to show the whole of his heart and life to Mrs. Dillingham was irresistible.
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
He had not seen her since the early summer—and how he had hungered to see her, speak with her, feel her near presence!
TO HIM THAT HATHLEROY SCOTT
To advances of a personal sort he did not respond, as if friendship were not among the things he hungered for.
ATLANTIC NARRATIVESMARY ANTIN
Much as he hungered after comforts, luxuries and the flesh-pots of Egypt, the dæmon within his breast was too strong for him.
RICHARD WAGNERJOHN F. RUNCIMAN
So he travelled all that morning, and the day was very bright and warm, so that by and by he was an-hungered and athirst.
THE STORY OF THE CHAMPIONS OF THE ROUND TABLEHOWARD PYLE
If eyes can tell secrets, she must have discovered, in my eyes, that I hungered and thirsted to see her in the hangman's hands.
THE LAW AND THE LADYWILKIE COLLINS
His soul hungered for the rattle of log-chains and the jingle of harness; the smell of the stable still lingered in his nostrils.
SERVANTS OF THE GUNSJEFFERY E. JEFFERY
And ever as he rode his heart hungered for Ilaria, for that dusky head bowed down beneath the pathos of the past.
THE HILL OF VENUSNATHAN GALLIZIER
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