|1.||[ verb ] (biology) die of food deprivation|
"The political prisoners starved to death" "Many famished in the countryside during the drought"
|2.||[ verb ] deprive of food|
"They starved the prisoners"
|Related terms:||feed deprive starve starve|
|3.||[ verb ] be hungry; go without food|
"Let's eat--I'm starving!"
|Related terms:||be_full suffer suffer hunger|