thirst

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  • He saw that you thirsted after it beyond all reason for hope. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 7, by Samuel Richardson
  • I could see that he really thirsted to get hold of me. Cited from My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass #2
  • Before us was the real enemy, looking into our very eyes and thirsting for our blood. Cited from In Those Days, by Jehudah Steinberg
  • The King told him about his thirst and asked for some water.
  • He had found her; he had found what his soul thirsted after. Cited from History of Pendennis, by William M. Thackeray
  • Man, everything in the world, thirsts that you shall open your soul to the light. Cited from Invisible Links, by Selma Lagerlof
  • I have thirsted to know things, and to make the most of them. Cited from Our Friend John Burroughs, by Clara Barrus
  • Thus he developed a thirst for learning which never left him.
  • Why offer you to drink what your heart is not thirsting after? Cited from The Elect Lady, by George MacDonald
  • I really desired to stay with them; my heart thirsted to do them good. Cited from Neville Trueman the Pioneer Preacher, W.H.Withrow
  • Here you are, the night before the battle, and you are going to die of thirst.
  • How can we develop thirst for success, a feeling of success?
  • She showed a strong thirst for knowledge early in life and wrote her own stories and poems.
  • It was just what he wanted; it was what he was thirsting for. Cited from Your United States, by Arnold Bennett
  • Neither was willing the other should rise, yet both thirsted for place and power. Cited from Little Journeys to the Homes of American Statesmen, by Elbert Hubbard
  • They know that they cannot keep me much longer; they are thirsting for another victim. Cited from In the Days of Chivalry, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • But a good man in the wrong -- why one thirsts for his blood. Cited from The Ball and The Cross, by G.K. Chesterton
  • It was the look of one who must offer an empty cup to another who thirsted. Cited from The Shield of Silence, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • I come, my heart dry with thirst, to you, ocean of sweet wine.
  • She is a simple girl with a thirst for true love.
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Meaning of thirst

  • noun A physiological need to drink
  • verb Feel the need to drink