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quench

verb [T] uk   /kwentʃ/ us  
to drink liquid so that you stop being thirsty: When it's hot, it's best to quench your thirst with water. literary to use water to put out a fire: The flames were quenched by heavy rain. to satisfy a need or wish: Her thirst for knowledge will never be quenched.
Traducciones de “quench”
en español saciar, apagar, extinguir…
en francés étancher, éteindre…
en alemán löschen…
en chino (simplificado) 解渴, 扑灭,熄灭, 满足…
en chino (tradicionál) 解渴, 撲滅,熄滅, 滿足…
(Definition of quench from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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