HUNGER STRIKER

hunger-strike

[huhng-ger-strahyk]
verb (used without object), hunger-struck, hunger-striking.
to go on a hunger strike.

Origin:
1910–15

hunger striker, noun
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hunger strike
 
n
a voluntary fast undertaken, usually by a prisoner, as a means of protest
 
hunger striker
 
n

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