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1thirst/ˈθɚst/noun
1thirst
/ˈθɚst/
noun
Learner's definition of THIRST  
: an uncomfortable feeling that is caused by the need for something to drink
[noncount]
[singular]
   b  [noncount]  : a very great need for something to drink
[singular]literary  : a strong desire for something
— compare hunger
2thirst/ˈθɚst/verb
thirststhirstedthirsting
2thirst
/ˈθɚst/
verb
thirststhirstedthirsting
Learner's definition of THIRST  
[no object]literary
: to have or feel a strong desire — usually + after or for
— compare hunger
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