English to Afrikaans Meaning :: hunger

honger
Hunger :
honger
- hongerhongerhongerhonger
 

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Noun(1) a physiological need for food; the consequence of food deprivation(2) strong desire for something (not food or drink
Verb(1) feel the need to eat(2) have a craving, appetite, or great desire for(3) be hungry; go without food

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(1) In three weeks, 60,000 men were lost through cold, hunger and relentless attacks.(2) her hunger for knowledge(3) He was in constant agony, a pain brought on by hunger and lack of energy.(4) It all helped to keep energy levels up, and made everyone forget the pangs of hunger and thirst, for well over three hours.(5) Jane awakens again later in the afternoon, faint with hunger and still numb from emotion.(6) These camps face severe problems of hunger , disease as well as security.(7) they died from cold and hunger(8) He announced yesterday that almost 100 tonnes of food would have to be sourced to avert the threat of hunger in the affected areas.(9) she was faint with hunger(10) What is required in the immediate is to save the lives of as many people as possible from hunger , thirst and epidemics.(11) We have enough resources in the country to look after our people in times of hunger and in times when they have plenty.(12) If I had meat and vegetables and nothing else, it was easier to control, but if I had potatoes and desert, the hunger got stronger.(13) Nearly half of this country's children are suffering from such severe hunger that their physical and mental development is being seriously retarded.(14) It alters the circuitry in the brain that regulates hunger and cravings for alcohol and nicotine.(15) I once went to a car boot sale and marvelled at the greed and hunger of the bargain hunters, me included.(16) Combined with the spectres of disease and hunger , the cold is expected to claim the lives of many who survived the initial earthquake.
Related Words
(1) die of hunger ::
doodgaan van die honger
(2) dying of hunger ::
sterf van die honger
(3) of hunger ::
van honger
(4) hunger-strike ::
eetstaking
(5) ravenous hunger ::
Aangevuur honger
(6) hunger for ::
honger vir
Synonyms
Noun
1. lack of food ::
'n gebrek aan voedsel
2. desire ::
begeerte
3. thirst ::
dors
Verb
5. famish ::
honger
6. lust ::
lus
Different Forms
hunger, hungered, hungering, hungers
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

They\'ve got me in with a guy doing
something about hunger in Indonesia...

They've got me in with a guy doing something about HUNGER in Indonesia...

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 4


she\'s going to go
on a hunger strike.

she's going to go on a HUNGER strike.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 6


The lead in <i>The Hunger Games</i> is a woman.

The lead in The Hunger Games is a woman.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 18


Oh, that last <i>Hunger Games</i>
was not my cup of tea.

Oh, that last Hunger Games was not my cup of tea.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 8


My hunger for Sheldon
is stirring in my loins.

My HUNGER for Sheldon is stirring in my loins.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 5


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