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Spanish translation of “thirst”

thirst

noun /θəːst/
a feeling of dryness (in the mouth) caused by a lack of water or moisture I have a terrible thirst. a strong and eager desire for something thirst for knowledge. thirsty adjective (comparative thirstier, superlative thirstiest) suffering from thirst I’m so thirsty – I must have a drink. causing a thirst
que da/provoca sed
Digging the garden is thirsty work.
thirstily adverb
con avidez
He thirstily drank his lemonade.
thirstiness noun
(Definition of thirst from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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