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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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IN these days when we are dealing with a shortage of housing and when developers hungrily eye green fields, Smith's Dock has been a source of frustration.
So while gawking at the tastefully done interiors embellished by turquoise blue and brick red cushions on chairs and arty wall decor, I waited hungrily for my first item on the table - a huge portion of Bomali Salad (Dh35) and a bowl of Sultaniyyet Awani (Dh26).
while we prayed hungrily for God's forgiveness, not recognizing
After watching his mother and daughter, Deniz ate the ice bars with a hungrily.
Against the black backdrop of the night sky, Hoot Owl sets off hungrily to try and catch some dinner.
When faced with deplorable decisions, the characters maintain agency; for example, Taylor decides to wear pants rather than a dress when she works the streets, because she knows the johns won't look at her as hungrily, and she chooses to be stoned while she makes money on the set of amateur porn movies because she would rather be high than have to think about being objectified.
Smooth and powerful, it just ate up the road, hungrily pushing forward and embracing those corners.
The Farmers' Almanac describes January's Full Wolf Moon as: "Amid the cold and deep snows of midwinter, the wolf packs howled hungrily outside Indian villages.
you hungrily, already tossing you upside down as if you were weightless
People are much more conscious now about what they eat and how much they eat, although I can tell you I've seen guys lovingly, hungrily wolfing down 15 oysters at a time, in one sitting," he said, digging into his plate of broccoli, tomato, and chunks of apple coated with mayonnaise.
Schott has a knack for coming up with genuinely useful coinages--who among us has not experienced Mahlneid (coveting your dining partner's restaurant order), Traumneustartversuch (attempting to resume a dream after being roused), Vernissageversuchung (the urge to (dis)prove a "wet paint" sign), or Kuhlschrankblockade (staring hungrily but irresolutely at your open refrigerator)?
Beijing is hungrily seeking to win access to African energy resources in order to fuel its insatiable economy.