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famished
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The Hobbit
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  • But in the meantime we are famished with hunger.
  • He had a famished and a savage look like a dog that has been chained and forgotten in a kennel for a week.
  • We are worn and famished after our long road and we have sick comrades.

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  • I’m famished. I need something to eat.
  • The prisoners were famished and exhausted, but if they stopped marching, they were shot on the spot.

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