Definition of starvy in English:

starvy

adjective

  • Originally of land and its produce: lacking in nutrients, poor. Later more generally: indicative of starvation; undernourished, weak; feeble, sparse.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Christopher Harvey (1597–1663), Church of England clergyman and poet. From starve + -y.

Pronunciation

starvy

/ˈstɑːvi/