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 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, "Racial Bias Found in a Major Health Care Risk Algorithm," 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, "Racial Bias Found in a Major Health Care Risk Algorithm," 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, "Racial Bias Found in a Major Health Care Risk Algorithm," 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, "Racial Bias Found in a Major Health Care Risk Algorithm," 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, "Racial Bias Found in a Major Health Care Risk Algorithm," 24 Oct. 2019 Cohn’s thirst for domination remained unslaked until the very end. Naomi Fry, The New Yorker, "Roy Cohn and the Making of a Winner-Take-All America," 25 Sep. 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, "AI Can Predict Kidney Failure Days in Advance," 31 July 2019

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First Known Use of unslaked

1598, in the meaning defined above

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10 Jan 2020

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“Unslaked.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unslaked. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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