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thirst

US [θɜrst]
UK [θɜː(r)st]
  • n.渴;渴望;口渴;渴求
  • v.渴;想喝水
  • Web蝙蝠;干渴;渴症
Simple Present:thirsts  Present Participle:thirsting  Past Tense:thirsted  
Thirst
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n.
1.
[u][sing]
口渴;干渴感the feeling of needing or wanting a drink
He quenched his thirst with a long drink of cold water.
他喝了好多冷水解渴。
She woke up with a raging thirst and a headache.
她醒来后,感到头痛,口渴难忍。
2.
[u]
渴;干渴the state of not having enough water to drink
Thousands are dying of thirst.
成千上万的人都干渴得奄奄一息。
3.
[sing]
~ (for sth)
渴望;渴求a strong desire for sth
a thirst for knowledge
如饥似渴的求知欲
v.
1.
[i]
渴;想喝水to be thirsty

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