Thirsty

Definition of 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.

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