He used decades in prison to sharpen his arguments, but also to spread his thirst for knowledge to others in the movement.
Alas, this thirst for firm conclusions is likely to be disappointed.
We compete for access to oil every day, as the thirst in China rises to U.S. levels.
And for 2013 filmmakers and their audiences, the thirst for stories that embody difficult family dynamics has yet to be quenched.
Petty, shade, and thirst are my favorite human “virtues” and the trifecta of any good series of “stories.”
Thomas has talked so feelingly about thirst that I want to provide against it.
Never again will the insatiable thirst of the fire-fiend be so pampered.
Suppose it to have only one perception, as of thirst or hunger.
In these terms did Mr Verloc declare his thirst for revenge.
They fought death in a land of thirst northward, ever northward.
Old English þurst, from West Germanic *thurstus (cf. Old Saxon thurst, Frisian torst, Dutch dorst, Old High German and German durst), from Proto-Germanic *thurs-, from PIE root *ters- "dry" (see terrain). Figurative sense of "vehement desire" is attested from c.1200.
Old English þyrstan (see thirst (n.)); the figurative sense of the verb was present in Old English. Related: Thirsted; thirsting.
A sensation of dryness in the mouth and throat related to a need or desire to drink.
The desire or need to drink.