They were mad with lust of life, a starveling life that the King had taxed, when he let not the Apura go.
You never could get a starveling like Scott Brenton out of sight of your conscience.
The suburb of Cottonville bordered a creek, a starveling, wet-weather stream which offered the sole suggestion of sewerage.
That would be too much for a starveling like you; would you not like other meat?
Your starveling hinds and villains are rank naught for march or battle-field.
This starveling mountebank was old, impudent, and repulsively cheery.
Growing bolder, the starveling growled; the tiger struck at him with his paw, and the dog fled howling with fear.
The parvenu journalist will be succeeded by the starveling hack.
He will have poor turnips and starveling wheat, and kill his fields with undue apportionments of guano and bonedust.
Your halma man as you buy him in a box is ever a bit of a starveling.