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

Translation of thirsty in Spanish:

adjective -tier, -tiest

  • 1
    (person/animal)
    que tiene sed
    sediento [literary]
    the thirsty fields
    los campos sedientos [literary]
    to be thirsty
    tener sed
    these plants are really thirsty
    estas plantas están pidiendo agua a gritos
    the heat makes you thirsty
    el calor te da sed
    to be thirsty for revenge
    tener sed or ansias de venganza
    estar sediento de venganza [literary]
    Example sentences
    • I heard once, from a bloke in an extremely loud bar, that the reason these places turn up the music is because it gets your adrenalin going, and that makes you thirsty and so you drink more.
    • It was a recent Friday in July and I was on my way to the store to get something to drink because I was thirsty.
    • I wasn't thirsty, but I drank a couple of mugfuls which went straight through me.
  • 2 (causing thirst)
    (work)
    que da sed
    Example sentences
    • What they don't mention is that studying the Talmud is thirsty work.
    • Charcoal making was probably thirsty work: little streams run down the woods from springs and seepages.
    • And after all the thirsty work of trawling the streets for entertainment or acquisitions you can always drop into one of the town's many pubs which really come into their own at this time of year.

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