vb. To starve, kill, or destroy with hunger. To exhaust the strength or endurance of, by hunger; to distress with hanger. To kill, or to cause to suffer extremity, by deprivation or denial of anything necessary. To force or constrain by famine.
- vb. To die of hunger; to starve. To suffer extreme hunger or thirst, so as to be exhausted in strength, or to come near to perish. To suffer extremity from deprivation of anything essential or necessary.