athirst athirst

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (usually followed by `for') extremely desirous

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Such a life attracts not only fugitives, but honest youths athirst for adventure.
  2. The novelist is said to have confessed that he finds the pugilist almost without a sense of humor, but interestingly athirst and groping.
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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /