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English definition of “thirst”


noun     /θɜːst/
B2 [U, no plural] the feeling that you want to drink something: Many of the refugees collapsed from thirst and hunger . I had a long , cold drink to quench my thirst (= stop me feeling thirsty ).Hungry and thirsty
a thirst for sth a strong wish for something: a thirst for adventure Feelings of desire
(Definition of thirst noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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