Definition of 'quench'
Example sentences containing 'quench'
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Thugs are just looking for things like this to quench their vile thirst for blood. The Sun (2008)They handed icy bottled water to the men to quench their thirst and soothe their hoarse throats. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The fire whose touch could cool the spirit and quench the most raging thirst. The Broken God (1993)
Trends of 'quench'
Used Occasionally. quench is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'quench'
British English: quench VERB
If someone who is thirsty quenches their thirst, they lose their thirst by having a drink.
He stopped to quench his thirst at a stream.
Definition of quench from the Collins English Dictionary
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