a person, animal, or plant that is starving.
starving; suffering from lack of nourishment.
pining with want.
poor in condition or quality.
such as to entail or suggest starvation.
a starving or poorly fed person, animal, etc
(as modifier): a starveling child
insufficient; meagre; scant
noun 1. a U.S. weapons research program begun in 1984 to explore technologies, including ground- and space-based lasers, for destroying attacking missiles and warheads. noun (functioning as sing) 1. Formal name Strategic Defense Initiative. (in the US) a proposed system of artificial satellites armed with lasers to destroy enemy missiles in space SDI 2. (modifier; […]
noun 1. any of several chickweeds of the genus Stellaria. 2. any of several plants of the genera Aster and Arenaria. noun 1. any of several plants with star-shaped flowers, esp the stitchwort 2. water starwort, any of several aquatic plants of the genus Callitriche, having a star-shaped rosette of floating leaves: family Callitrichaceae
noun 1. a city in the SW Russian Federation in Europe, SW of Voronezh.
noun, plural stases [stey-seez, stas-eez] /ˈsteɪ siz, ˈstæs iz/ (Show IPA) 1. the state of equilibrium or inactivity caused by opposing equal forces. 2. Pathology. stagnation in the flow of any of the fluids of the body, as of the blood in an inflamed area or the intestinal contents proximal to an obstruction. noun 1. […]