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starve

(starv),
1. To suffer from lack of food.
2. To deprive of food so as to cause suffering or death.
3. Formerly, to die of cold.
[A.S. steorfan, to die]

starve

(stärv)
v. starved, starving, starves
v.intr.
1. To suffer or die from extreme or prolonged lack of food.
2. Informal To be hungry.
3. Archaic To suffer or die from cold.
v.tr.
To cause to starve.

starve

(stahrv)
1. To suffer from a lack of food.
2. To deprive of food so as to cause suffering or death.
[A.S. steorfan, to die]

starve

(stahrv)
1. To suffer from lack of food.
2. To deprive of food so as to cause suffering or death.
[A.S. steorfan, to die]
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According to CEO Amy Trimble, "Our tagline: Starved Rock Lodge where the past is always present helps us to keep this one-of-a-kind destination looking like yesteryear but feeling like 2019."
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Fierro's Love Starved is a romance simmering with the drama of blackmail, self-denial, life-threatening injuries, delicious sexual tension (and even more delicious sexual release), and the titillating promise of true love in the face of it all.
The fish were randomly distributed into six tanks (three tanks for each of two experimental groups, fed and starved) with 40 fish in each tank.
In one interview, Hutton said: "He wasn't being starved, he would starve himself.He would not eat.
Sentencing Bethley to a four-month concurrent prison sentence for each of the offences, presiding magistrate John Hughes said: "You have starved three animals to death.
It has been claimed that other children in the defendants' care were also starved as well as being assaulted.
Birmingham Crown Court was told that Khyra Ishaq succumbed to an infection in May 2008 after being starved "quite deliberately" while being kept prisoner in her own home.
A YOUNG mum who lived on a diet of soup and water starved herself to death, an inquest heard.
AYOUNG mother who lived on a diet of soup and water effectively starved herself to death, an inquest was told yesterday.