Definition of hunger verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hunger

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈhʌŋɡə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhʌŋɡər//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hunger
BrE BrE//ˈhʌŋɡə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhʌŋɡər//
 
he / she / it hungers
BrE BrE//ˈhʌŋɡəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhʌŋɡərz//
 
past simple hungered
BrE BrE//ˈhʌŋɡəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhʌŋɡərd//
 
past participle hungered
BrE BrE//ˈhʌŋɡəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhʌŋɡərd//
 
-ing form hungering
BrE BrE//ˈhʌŋɡərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhʌŋɡərɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin Old English hungor (noun), hyngran (verb), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch honger and German Hunger. Phrasal Verbshunger after somebody
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