GUTOM

 
gutom
hungry

Gutom ka ba?
Are you hungry?

Hindi ako gutom.
I’m not hungry.

Nagugutom na ako.
I’m starving already. 

Ginutom nila ako.
They starved me. / They made me hungry.

namatay sa gutom
died of starvation

patay-gutom
always hungry for food

 

The Tagalog word for ‘thirsty’ is uhaw.

Nauuhaw na ako.
I’m thirsty already.