Anything but hungry
Posted by ESC on May 20, 2005
In Reply to: Anything but hungry posted by Toni on May 20, 2005
: Hi, i'm not a native speaker (being Kenyan) and i've always wondered, were I to say "i'm anything but hungry" does it mean I'm hungry (as i've heard the phrase used), or the converse (as would be logical)?
From the United States here. I think it means that you are not hungry. The converse.