Word of the Day 04

Today’s French word of the day:

Avoir la dalle

Meaning to be hungry/starving.

Register: Colloquial 

Type: Phrase, Colloquialism 


Another colloquial phrase for you!


Other ways to say that you’re hungry:

Avoir les crocs. (To be starving.)

Crever de faim. (To starve.)

Avoir les dents du fond qui baignent. (When you have eaten too much.)


Again, a big thank you to my dear friend Philippe for helping with this post!

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