Definition of thirsty adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    thirsty

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈθərsti//
     
    (thirstier, thirstiest)
     
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  1. 1needing or wanting to drink We were hungry and thirsty. Digging is thirsty work (= makes you thirsty).
  2. 2thirsty for something having a strong desire for something He is thirsty for power.
  3. 3(of plants, fields, etc.) dry; in need of water
NAmE//ˈθərstəli//
 
adverb Paul drank thirstily.
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