Starveling



noun
1.
a person, animal, or plant that is starving.
adjective
2.
starving; suffering from lack of nourishment.
3.
pining with want.
4.
poverty-stricken.
5.
poor in condition or quality.
6.
such as to entail or suggest starvation.
noun
1.

a starving or poorly fed person, animal, etc
(as modifier): a starveling child

adjective
2.
insufficient; meagre; scant

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