adjective un·quenched \¦ən+\

Definition of unquenched

  1. :  not quenched :  unextinguished, unquelled, unsatiated unquenched appetites unquenched curiosity

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Origin and Etymology of unquenched

Middle English uncwenced, from 1un- + cwenced, past participle of cwencen to quench, from (assumed) Old English cwencan — more at quench

First Known Use: 13th century

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a brief usually trivial fact

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