Example sentences for: starve

How can you use “starve” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The general public sees attacks on terrorist finance as a way to "starve the terrorists of money."

  • “They'll starve if they have to rely on water-column food distributions, and that's where the sea ice comes in,” says Atkinson.

  • But trying to starve the terrorists of money is like trying to catch one kind of fish by draining the ocean.

  • They didn’t starve, but they didn’t thrive, either.

  • At best, it tells hitherto untold tales about women in the ghettoes and death-camps, forcing us to ponder such imponderables as: When a baby is born in Auschwitz, is it crueller to let him starve or to feed him sugar water and prolong his death?


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