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(v. t.) To force or constrain by famine.


(a.) Smoky; hot; choleric.


(v. t.) To starve, kill, or destroy with hunger.


(v. t.) To exhaust the strength or endurance of, by hunger; to distress with hanger.


(v. t.) To kill, or to cause to suffer extremity, by deprivation or denial of anything necessary.


(v. i.) To die of hunger; to starve.


(v. i.) To suffer extreme hunger or thirst, so as to be exhausted in strength, or to come near to perish.


(v. i.) To suffer extremity from deprivation of anything essential or necessary.

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Webster, Noah. Entry for 'Famish'. Noah Webster's American Dictionary. 1828.

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