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Thirst

Pronunciation: thẽrst
n.1.A sensation of dryness in the throat associated with a craving for liquids, produced by deprivation of drink, or by some other cause (as fear, excitement, etc.) which arrests the secretion of the pharyngeal mucous membrane; hence, the condition producing this sensation.
With thirst, with cold, with hunger so confounded.
- Chaucer.
2.Fig.: A want and eager desire after anything; a craving or longing; - usually with for, of, or after; as, the thirst for gold.
v. t.1.To feel thirst; to experience a painful or uneasy sensation of the throat or fauces, as for want of drink.
[imp. & p. p. Thirsted; p. pr. & vb. n. Thirsting.]
The people thirsted there for water.
- Ex. xvii. 3.
2.To have a vehement desire.
My soul thirsteth for . . . the living God.
- Ps. xlii. 2.
1.To have a thirst for.
Noun1.thirst - a physiological need to drink
2.thirst - strong desire for something (not food or drink); "a thirst for knowledge"; "hunger for affection"
Synonyms: hunger
Verb1.thirst - feel the need to drink
2.thirst - have a craving, appetite, or great desire for
Synonyms: crave, lust, hunger, starve
To dream that you are thirsty, denotes that you are taking on too much than you can handle and you are reaching for goals that are beyond your reach. If you quench your thirst, then you will achieve your wishes and desires.ache, an universal wolf, appetence, appetency, appetition, aridity, aridness, avidity, be ravenous, canine appetite, corkiness, covet, coveting, crave, drink up, drought, dryness, eagerness, emptiness, empty stomach, enthusiasm, eye hungrily, fancy, feel hungry, hanker, hanker after, hankering, have a tapeworm, hollow hunger, hunger, hunger after, hunger for, hungriness, itch, itching, juicelessness, long for, longing, lust, lust after, lust for, mania, passion, pine, polydipsia, prurience, pruriency, raven, ravenousness, relish, saplessness, sexual desire, soak up, sponge up, starve, stomach, sweet tooth, tapeworm, taste, thirst for, thirstiness, torment of Tantalus, voraciousness, voracity, waterlessness, watertight integrity, watertightness, wish, wish for, yearn, yearn for, yearning, yen
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