Definition of athirst
- I that for ever feel athirst for glory
- —John Keats
was athirst for any news at all about family members serving in the war zone
agog, antsy, anxious, ardent, avid, crazy, desirous, eager, enthused, enthusiastic, excited, great, greedy, gung ho, hot, hungry, impatient, keen, nuts, pumped, raring, solicitous, thirsty, voracious, wild;
champing at the bit, chomping at the bit;
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having a quality expressive of sadness
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