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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
aching for, attenuated, bare-handed, beggarly, cadaverous, corpselike, craving, deprived of, desirous of, dog-hungry, dying for, emacerated, emaciate, emaciated, empty, empty-handed, famished, famishing, fasting, haggard, half-famished, half-starved, hollow-eyed, hungering, hungry, ill off, ill-equipped, ill-furnished, ill-provided, impoverished, jejune, lacking, marantic, marasmic, on short commons, pauperized, peaked, peaky, peckish, pinched, pinched with hunger, poor, puny, ravening, ravenous, sharp-set, shorthanded, shriveled, skeletal, starveling, starving, tabetic, tabid, underfed, undermanned, undernourished, unfed, unfilled, unprovided, unreplenished, unsupplied, voracious, wasted, weakened, weazeny, withered, wizened, wolfish, wraithlike
Dictionary Results for starved:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
    adj 1: suffering from lack of food [syn: starved, starving]
    2: extremely hungry; "they were tired and famished for food and
       sleep"; "a ravenous boy"; "the family was starved and
       ragged"; "fell into the esurient embrance of a predatory
       enemy" [syn: famished, ravenous, sharp-set, starved,

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Starve \Starve\ (st[aum]rv), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Starved
   (st[aum]rvd); p. pr. & vb. n. Starving.] [OE. sterven to
   die, AS. steorfan; akin to D. sterven, G. sterben, OHG.
   sterban, Icel. starf labor, toil.]
   1. To die; to perish. [Obs., except in the sense of perishing
      with cold or hunger.] --Lydgate.
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            In hot coals he hath himself raked . . .
            Thus starved this worthy mighty Hercules. --Chaucer.
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   2. To perish with hunger; to suffer extreme hunger or want;
      to be very indigent.
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            Sometimes virtue starves, while vice is fed. --Pope.
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   3. To perish or die with cold. --Spenser.
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            Have I seen the naked starve for cold? --Sandys.
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            Starving with cold as well as hunger. --W. Irving.
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   Note: In this sense, still common in England, but rarely used
         in the United States.
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