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be starving

To be very hungry. Mom, I'm starving! Is dinner almost ready?
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be ˈstarving (for something)

(also be ˈstarved especially American English ) (informal) feel very hungry: When’s dinner? I’m starving!
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I'VE been starving for a good old-fashioned food fight.
When that day comes, and it will, far be it from me to snub my nose at our justice system; moreover, at a chance to bring professional football back to fans who have been starving for a home team.