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thirsty
British English: /ˈθəːsti/
American English: /ˈθərsti/

Translation of thirsty in German:

adjective

  • 1 be thirsty somebody is thirsty for something [figurative]
    jemand od. jemanden dürstet nach etwas [literary]
    thirsty after gain/for knowledge/revenge [figurative]
    gewinnsüchtig/wissbegierig/rachedurstig [formal]
  • 2 [informal] (causing thirst)
    durstig machend
    this is thirsty work
    diese Arbeit macht durstig

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