Translation of "quench" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /kwentʃ/ /kwentʃ/
quench your thirst

to drink liquid so that you stop being thirsty

saciar la sed

(Translation of “quench” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /kwentʃ/

to drink enough to take away (one’s thirst)

saciar; apagar
I had a glass of lemonade to quench my thirst.

to put out (a fire)

apagar, extinguir
The firemen were unable to quench the fire.
quenching noun

the process of removing or reducing a physical property such as heat or light, for example hardening steel by rapidly cooling it.


(Translation of “quench” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)