adjective, thirst·i·er, thirst·i·est.
Origin of thirsty
Related Words for thirstyimpatient, keen, inclined, hungry, greedy, anxious, eager, parched, agog, ardent, arid, avid, breathless, burning, craving, hankering, longing, yearning, athirst, bone-dry
Examples from the Web for thirsty
Contemporary Examples of thirsty
For thirsty residents in dry counties, that means another long drive for a beer.Will Arkansas’ Prohibition Finally End?
November 1, 2014
We are thirsty for his signature wit, warmth, and homespun wisdom.Dear Dick (Cheney): Advice From the Former Veep
Kelly Williams Brown
June 21, 2014
And when I did finally get out of bed, I was so thirsty I made my way to the kitchen crawling along the floor.Get Into Bed with Tracey Emin for $2 Million: The Sale of a British Art Icon
May 28, 2014
His discovery of the tuberculosis bacteria had given him a taste of fame, and made him thirsty for more.When TB Was a Death Sentence: An Excerpt From ‘The Remedy’
April 16, 2014
Singing is thirsty work, and everyone repairs to the pub afterwards.Thai Curry Therapy At London’s L’Atelier Des Chefs
February 3, 2014
Historical Examples of thirsty
It seems to me as if I could drink it all the time, I am so thirsty.Rico and Wiseli
Leaving me here hungry and thirsty and tired, to starve, for anything they care!
Nor,' said Little Dorrit, as he softly put her glass towards her, 'nor thirsty.
It had a blemish, in the nature of currant jelly, on its chin; and was a thirsty child.The Uncommercial Traveller
He did not move, but sat staring at her like a thirsty man drinking.The Gentleman From Indiana