[haf-staf, hahf-stahf] /ˈhæfˈstæf, ˈhɑfˈstɑf/
noun, verb (used with object)
[stahrv] /stɑrv/ verb (used without object), starved, starving. 1. to die or perish from lack of food or nourishment. 2. to be in the process of perishing or suffering severely from hunger. 3. to suffer from extreme poverty and need. 4. to feel a strong need or desire: The child was starving for affection. 5. […]
noun 1. Music. . 2. Military. a step 15 inches (38 cm) long in quick time and 18 inches (46 cm) long in double time. noun 1. (music, US & Canadian) another word for semitone verb
noun, Architecture. 1. a usable living space within a sloping roof, usually having dormer windows for lighting.
adjective (Variations: screwed or slewed or snapped or sprung may replace stewed) Drunk; half-drunk (1737+)