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Overview of adj esurient

The adj esurient has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. famished, ravenous, sharp-set, starved, esurient

(extremely hungry; "they were tired and famished for food and sleep"; "a ravenous boy"; "the family was starved and ragged"; "fell into the esurient embrance of a predatory enemy")

2. avid, devouring, esurient, greedy

((often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous; "avid for adventure"; "an avid ambition to succeed"; "fierce devouring affection"; "the esurient eyes of an avid curiosity"; "greedy for fame")

3. edacious, esurient, rapacious, ravening, ravenous, voracious, wolfish

(devouring or craving food in great quantities; "edacious vultures"; "a rapacious appetite"; "ravenous as wolves"; "voracious sharks")

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