Wanting beverage thirsty
- (usually followed by `for') acutely desirous
- Wanting beverage; thirsty.
- Having an enthusiastic appetite or need; eager; longing.
(a.) Wanting drink; thirsty.
- (a.) Having an desire for food or need; eager; longing.
There weekly arrive in this town scores of green Vermonters and New Hampshire men, all athirst for gain and glory in the fishery.