Definition of Sterved
1. sterve [v] - See also: sterve
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sterved
Literary usage of Sterved
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Dictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English: Containing Words from the by Thomas Wright (1857)
"Fodder for cattle in winter. WINTER-RIG, ». То fallow land in winter, far. d. WINTER-sterved, adj. Perished by winter. ..."
2. The Poetical Works of John Dryden by John Dryden (1900)
"... misprint for starved; and, as Dryden would probably have written sterved, as he has done elsewhere, it is probable that stcrt'td K the correct reading. ..."