thirst (noun) LISTEN
- After working in the sun all day, Neville developed quite a thirst.
- The lost hiker was dying of thirst when he reached the camp.
Thirst is also an eager desire or craving for something.
- Theo's thirst for adventure took him to exotic places.
- Many leaders have a thirst for power.
thirst for knowledge: craving for knowledge. Example: “Because of his thirst for knowledge, Aiden spent his free time in the library.”
thirsty: having a feeling of thirst. Example: “I’m thirsty. What beers do you have?”
In pop culture
Listen to Kendrick Lamar sing, “Sing about Me, I’m Dying of Thirst.”
There are other meanings of thirst.
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