English version

be dying of hunger/thirst/boredom

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe dying of hunger/thirst/boredombe dying of hunger/thirst/boredomspoken to be very hungry, thirsty, bored etc Do you fancy a cup of tea? I’m dying of thirst. die
Examples from the Corpus
be dying of hunger/thirst/boredomEach note pleaded to love a little longer, longer, as though it was dying of hunger.I for one am dying of thirst and hot enough to boil over.These huge corporations are dying of boredom caused by the inertia of giantism.
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