Hungry vs. Hangry: What's the Difference?
Hungry and Hangry Definitions
Experiencing a desire or need for food.
(slang) Hungry and angry, especially when the anger is induced by the hunger.
Extremely desirous; avid
Hungry for recognition.
Characterized by or expressing hunger or craving
Lacking richness or fertility
Affected by hunger; having the physical need for food.
My kids go to bed hungry every night because I haven’t got much money for food.
I woke up very hungry and made some toast.
All this gardening is hungry work.
(figuratively) Eager, having an avid desire (‘appetite’) for something.
The students are hungry to learn
Young and hungry
Not rich or fertile; poor; barren; starved.
A hungry soil
Feeling hunger; having a keen appetite; feeling uneasiness or distress from want of food; hence, having an eager desire.
Showing hunger or a craving desire; voracious.
The cruel, hungry foam.
Cassius has a lean and hungry look.
Not rich or fertile; poor; barren; starved; as, a hungry soil.
Feeling hunger; feeling a need or desire to eat food;
A world full of hungry people
(usually followed by `for') extremely desirous;
Athirst for knowledge
Hungry for recognition
Thirsty for informaton