English adjective: thirsty
|1.||thirsty needing moisture|
|Samples||Thirsty fields under a rainless sky.|
|2.||thirsty feeling a need or desire to drink|
|Samples||After playing hard the children were thirsty.|
|3.||thirsty (usually followed by `for') extremely desirous|
|Samples||Athirst for knowledge.|
Hungry for recognition.
Thirsty for informaton.
|4.||thirsty able to take in large quantities of moisture|