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verb [intransitive] mainly literary hunger pronunciation in British English /ˈhʌŋɡə(r)/
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present tense
present participlehungering
past tensehungered
past participlehungered
  1. to want something very much
    hunger for/after:

    The current British champion hungers after the US Open title.

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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