be thirsty
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be thirsty(
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thuhr
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sti
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (feeling a desire to drink)
a. tener sed
Are you thirsty? You can drink some of my water.¿Tienes sed? Puedes tomar un poco de mi agua.
b. estar sediento
When I'm thirsty I get a headache.Cuando estoy sediento me duele la cabeza.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(eager)
a. estar ansioso
A lot of people like the new president, but to me he seems to be thirsty for power.A muchos les cae bien el nuevo presidente, pero a mí me parece estar ansioso por poder.
3.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(desperate)
a. estar desesperado
Dude, you're so thirsty. You need to kiss someone.Hombre, estás desesperado. Necesitas besar a alguien.
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