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thirsty

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of thirsty

  1. 1 marked by little or no precipitation or humidity struggling to survive in that hot and thirsty climate Synonyms of thirsty arid, droughty, sere (also sear), dry, waterlessWords Related to thirsty air-dry; bone-dry, hyperarid, ultradry; baked, dehydrated, parched, sunbaked; rainless; desert, desertic, desertlike, xerothermicNear Antonyms of thirsty awash, bathed, doused (also dowsed), drenched, dripping, saturated, soaked, soaking, sodden, soggy, sopping, soppy, soused, washed, watered, waterlogged, watery; deluged, drowned, flooded, inundated, overflowed; submerged, swamped; hydratedAntonyms of thirsty damp, dank, humid, moist, wet

  2. 2 showing urgent desire or interest young athletes thirsty for a chance to prove themselves Synonyms of thirsty agog, antsy, anxious, ardent, athirst, avid, crazy, desirous, enthused, enthusiastic, excited, geeked [slang], great, greedy, gung ho, hepped up, hopped-up, hot, hungry, impatient, juiced, keen, nuts, pumped, raring, solicitous, stoked [slang], eager, voracious, wildWords Related to thirsty engaged, interested; happy, hung up, obsessed; ambitious, appetent, covetous, craving, hankering, longing, pining; breathless, restive, restless; amenable, disposed, game, glad, inclined, ready, unreluctant, willingNear Antonyms of thirsty casual, incurious, insouciant, nonchalant, unconcerned, uninterested; aloof, detached, disinterested; impassive, stolid; halfhearted, lackadaisical, languid, languorous, lukewarm, spiritless; averse, disinclined, hesitant, loath (also loth or loathe), reluctant, unwillingAntonyms of thirsty apathetic, indifferent, uneager, unenthusiastic

  3. 3 able to soak up liquids especially readily guest bathrooms are furnished with luxuriously thick, thirsty towels Synonyms of thirsty bibulous, spongy, absorbentWords Related to thirsty osmoticAntonyms of thirsty nonabsorbent


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allowing a liquid or gas to pass through

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