go hungry

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go hungry

To feel hungry as a result of not eating. This is your only option for dinner, kids—eat it, or go hungry. So many people in our area go hungry—that's why we organized this food drive.
See also: go, hungry

go hungry

to miss a meal and end up hungry. The kids were late for dinner so they had to go hungry.
See also: go, hungry
References in classic literature ?
Miss Mary says she'll let him eat her share, but he says that if she goes hungry she'll get thin an' they mun both get fat at once."
It was one of the laws of the veselija that no one goes hungry; and, while a rule made in the forests of Lithuania is hard to apply in the stockyards district of Chicago, with its quarter of a million inhabitants, still they did their best, and the children who ran in from the street, and even the dogs, went out again happier.
We urgently need your help to raise PS10,000 to help ensure no child in Merseyside goes hungry, through our partners at Can Cook, who will then provide 5,000 nutritious cooked meals.
According to BloodSport, not only is second best the first loser, but when the game is bowhunting, second best also goes hungry. So, to make sure that doesn't happen, the company presents the new Impact Pro Series Hunter ($129.99 per 12, fletched; www.blood sport.com), along with the FPS Pro Hunter Series and Pro Series crossbow bolt.
Seven city churches run the Coventry Foodbank, all with a shared vision to meet the needs of the area's most vulnerable people to ensure no one in Coventry goes hungry.
Single mum Beverley White goes hungry twice a week to feed her children.