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Thirstily

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Adverb

1. thirstily

in a thirsty manner

Example Sentences:
'we drank thirstily from the bottle that was passed around'

2. eagerly, thirstily

with eagerness; in an eager manner

Example Sentences:
'the news was eagerly awaited'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Thirstily

see synonyms of thirstily
adjectiveWord forms: thirstier or thirstiest
1. 
feeling a desire to drink
2. 
dry; arid
the thirsty soil
3. (foll by for)
feeling an eager desire
thirsty for information
4. 
causing thirst
thirsty work

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Thirstily

see synonyms of thirstily
adjectiveWord forms: ˈthirstier or ˈthirstiest
1. 
feeling thirst; wanting to drink
2. 
a. 
lacking water or moisture; dry; parched
thirsty fields
b. 
very absorbent
3.  Informal
causing thirst
thirsty work
4. 
having a strong desire; craving

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Thirstily

see synonyms of thirstily
adj. thirst·i·er, thirst·i·est
1. Desiring to drink.
2. Arid; parched: thirsty fields.
3. Craving something: thirsty for news.
4. Very absorbent: a thirsty sponge.

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