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Thirsty

Thirst´y
a.1.Feeling thirst; having a painful or distressing sensation from want of drink; hence, having an eager desire.
Give me, I pray thee, a little water to drink, for I am thirsty.
- Judges iv. 19.
2.Deficient in moisture; dry; parched.
A dry and thirsty land, where no water is.
- Ps. lxiii. 1.
When in the sultry glebe I faint,
Or on the thirsty mountain pant.
- Addison.
Adj.1.thirsty - needing moisture; "thirsty fields under a rainless sky"
2.thirsty - feeling a need or desire to drink; "after playing hard the children were thirsty"
Antonyms:
hungry - feeling hunger; feeling a need or desire to eat food; "a world full of hungry people"
3.thirsty - (usually followed by `for') extremely desirous; "athirst for knowledge"; "hungry for recognition"; "thirsty for informaton"
Synonyms: athirst, hungry
4.thirsty - able to take in large quantities of moisture; "thirsty towels"
Saharan, absorbent, adsorbent, agog, anhydrous, anxious, ardent, assimilative, athirst, avaricious, avid, bibulous, blotting, bone-dry, breathless, burning, chemisorptive, chemosorptive, consumed with desire, coveting, desert, desirous, devoured by desire, digestive, droughty, dry as dust, dusty, eager, endosmotic, exosmotic, fervid, greedy, hankering, high and dry, hungering, hungry, imbibitory, impatient, itching, juiceless, keen, like parchment, mad with lust, moistureless, osmotic, prurient, ravenous, resorbent, sandy, sapless, sere, soaking, sorbent, spongeous, spongy, thirsting, undamped, unwatered, voracious, waterless, yearning
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