Definitions starting with S

ID #5711

starvation

[OED deprivation of food] n. hard times; famine: 1918 It was a very starvation. . . "Why don't you go and look for food?" (Parsons 7). (Black)

Tags: noun

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Last update: 2011-10-30 15:09
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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