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hungry

(hŭng′grē)
adj. hun·grier, hun·griest
Experiencing a desire or need for food.

hun′gri·ly adv.
hun′gri·ness n.
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"They're always in the back of your mind, but now I'm just a bit more hungrier and determined to play that longer innings.
Dubai [UAE], May 23 (ANI): South Africa batsman Hashim Amla, who missed the one-day series against Sri Lanka earlier this year and also the Indian Premier League, stated that he had his time away and now he is hungrier than ever before to be back on the field.
JACK Ross admits Southend United were 'hungrier' than his Sunderland side as the Black Cats slumped to a second consecutive defeat.
Jack Ross admits Sunderland were beaten by a 'hungrier' Southend team on the final day - but insists he is not worried about a lack of momentum as the Black Cats head into the play-offs.
While the 31-year-old out of Team Lakay is aware that Fernandes, the man he defeated for the belt, is eager for the win, but he knows he needs to be hungrier than his Brazilian opponent.
The former Rangers star insists his fleeting sevengame spell at Livi hasn't put him off management but made him "hungrier".
Matthysse, four years younger but hungrier, will train in Indio, California, under Joel Diaz, who once handled Tim Bradley as he prepared for a fight against Pacquiao.
Reforms she helped bring into being have led to destitution, suicides and deaths, as well as making the lives of poor children colder and hungrier. The rise of homeless people on our streets and the tidal flow of people into foodbanks stems from those years she spent as a Work and Pensions Minister.
He said: "This result only makes us even hungrier for more."
But I find gearing everything towards one day is starting to suit me a lot more and just makes me hungrier."
The away side looked hungrier from the start and after Gary Hamilton headed over from a corner he had better luck just on half -time when he bulleted home a header from another corner.
The 27-year-old said: "Games like that just make you hungrier for more.