unslaked

adjective
un·​slaked | \ ˌən-ˈslākt How to pronounce unslaked (audio) \

Definition of unslaked

: not slaked: such as
a : not quenched or satisfied unslaked curiosity unslaked thirst
b : not caused to crumble by treatment with water unslaked lye/lime

Examples of unslaked in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Henry’s unslaked rage, in his desperate need to keep Annette’s show going—and to feed his ego—veers to crime. Richard Brod, The New Yorker, 11 Aug. 2021 Starre Vartan is a freelance writer with an unslaked curiosity about the natural world, which was sparked in an outdoors childhood spent in the tide pools of Sydney, Australia and the wetlands of New York's Hudson Valley. Starre Vartan, Scientific American, 24 Oct. 2019 Starre Vartan is a freelance writer with an unslaked curiosity about the natural world, which was sparked in an outdoors childhood spent in the tide pools of Sydney, Australia and the wetlands of New York's Hudson Valley. Starre Vartan, Scientific American, 24 Oct. 2019 Starre Vartan is a freelance writer with an unslaked curiosity about the natural world, which was sparked in an outdoors childhood spent in the tide pools of Sydney, Australia and the wetlands of New York's Hudson Valley. Starre Vartan, Scientific American, 24 Oct. 2019 Starre Vartan is a freelance writer with an unslaked curiosity about the natural world, which was sparked in an outdoors childhood spent in the tide pools of Sydney, Australia and the wetlands of New York's Hudson Valley. Starre Vartan, Scientific American, 24 Oct. 2019 Starre Vartan is a freelance writer with an unslaked curiosity about the natural world, which was sparked in an outdoors childhood spent in the tide pools of Sydney, Australia and the wetlands of New York's Hudson Valley. Starre Vartan, Scientific American, 24 Oct. 2019 Starre Vartan is a freelance writer with an unslaked curiosity about the natural world, which was sparked in an outdoors childhood spent in the tide pools of Sydney, Australia and the wetlands of New York's Hudson Valley. Starre Vartan, Scientific American, 24 Oct. 2019 Starre Vartan is a freelance writer with an unslaked curiosity about the natural world, which was sparked in an outdoors childhood spent in the tide pools of Sydney, Australia and the wetlands of New York's Hudson Valley. Starre Vartan, Scientific American, 24 Oct. 2019 See More

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First Known Use of unslaked

1598, in the meaning defined above

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“Unslaked.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unslaked. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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