quench one's/someone's thirst

Definition of quench one's/someone's thirst

  1. :  to cause oneself/someone to stop feeling thirsty He quenched his thirst by drinking a bottle of water. a drink that will quench your thirst

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  put out, extinguish

    :  to put out the light or fire of

    :  to cool (something, such as heated metal) suddenly by immersion (as in oil or water)

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  a sensation of dryness in the mouth and throat associated with a desire for liquids

    :  the bodily condition (as of dehydration) that induces this sensation

    :  a desire or need to drink

  1. :  to feel thirsty :  suffer thirst

    :  to crave vehemently and urgently after justice

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to cast off or become cast off

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