Definition of Hungered

1. a. Hungry; pinched for food.

Definition of Hungered

1. Verb. (past of hunger) ¹

2. Adjective. (obsolete) Hungry; pinched for food. ¹

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Definition of Hungered

1. hunger [v] - See also: hunger

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hungered

hung parliaments
hung the moon
hung up
hunger contractions
hunger is a good sauce
hunger is the best sauce
hunger is the best spice
hunger march
hunger marcher
hunger pain
hunger strike
hunger strikes
hungered (current term)

Literary usage of Hungered

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Parochial Sermons by Edward Bouverie Pusey (1873)
"saw we Thee an hungered and fed Thee ? or thirsty, and gave Thee drink ? When saw we Thee a stranger, and took Thee in ? or naked and clothed Thee ? ..."

2. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1908)
"See monthly numbers of the Ladles' home journal beginning with Sept., 1908. Hodges, Leigh Mitchell. Man who hungered for hell. Outlook. 90: 174- 8. S. 26. ..."

3. Sermons on the Public Means of Grace, on the Fasts & Festivals of the Church by Theodore Dehon (1856)
"And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungered." UPON the subject of the Saviour's temptation, which has already occupied ..."

4. A Commentary, Critical, Expository and Practical, on the Gospels of Matthew by John Jason Owen (1857)
"3 But he said unto them, Have ye not read * what David did when he was a hungered, and they that were with him ; 4 How he entered into the ..."

5. Dansk-norsk-engelsk Ordbog by Johannes Magnussen (1902)
"... famished, hungered, ravenous, sharp-set. Forsvar [n] defence; sige til — for say in defence of; til sit — in el. for his defence. Forsure [vt] embitter. ..."

6. Christ and His Salvation: In Sermons Variously Related Thereto by Horace Bushnell (1869)
"And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungered."— MATH. iv. 1-2. ..."

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