hunger

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Synonyms for hunger

hunger for or after something or someone

Synonyms

  • want
  • desire
  • crave
  • hope for
  • long for
  • wish for
  • yearn for
  • pine for
  • hanker after
  • ache for
  • thirst after
  • itch after

Synonyms for hunger

a desire for food or drink

a strong wanting of what promises enjoyment or pleasure

to have a greedy, obsessive desire

Synonyms for hunger

strong desire for something (not food or drink)

feel the need to eat

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have a craving, appetite, or great desire for

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be hungry

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Air hunger is an unpleasant urge to breathe and a distressing respiratory symptom of cardiopulmonary patients.
"air hunger." This, I feel, is the primary stimulus that
Nathaniel's air hunger, and the ensuing panic, was what awakened him.
The experience of 'air hunger' is akin to the expenence of a major heart attack, or to being held under water."