Definition of thirst-making in English:

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thirst-making

(also thirst-provoking)

adjective

(Of an activity, food, etc.) causing thirst.
Example sentences
  • Their days had been spent either in dry, dusty, flea-bitten and scorpion-ridden boredom, or in equally dusty and much more thirst-making hard labour.
  • We stopped by here on the way back from a very thirst-making walk by Ullswater.
  • Salt also is 'flavor-giving', 'flavor-enhancing', vital for life, thirst-making and a great preservative.

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Syllabification: thirst-mak·ing

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