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synonyms for thirstily

  • actively
  • ardently
  • breathlessly
  • cordially
  • earnestly
  • energetically
  • enthusiastically
  • fervently
  • gladly
  • heartily
  • hungrily
  • impatiently
  • intently
  • longingly
  • promptly
  • readily
  • sincerely
  • vigorously
  • willingly
  • zealously
  • anticipatorily
  • cravingly
  • expectantly
  • fiercely
  • full tilt
  • rapidly
  • speedily
  • spiritedly
  • strenuously
  • with enthusiasm
  • with gusto
  • zestfully

antonyms for thirstily

MOST RELEVANT
  • grudgingly
  • listlessly
  • unwillingly
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How to use thirstily in a sentence

The only other halt made was at the crossing of the first water, a clear, swift brook, where both horses and men drank thirstily.
THE MAN OF THE FORESTZANE GREY
"That waiter gets around like a Langley flying machine," remarked the man from Topaz City, thirstily.
SIXES AND SEVENSO. HENRY
Eloise succeeded in choking down a few morsels, but drank thirstily.
THE DEVIL'S OWNRANDALL PARRISH
Strolling ruminantly on the promenade at Nice, Caryll's heart turned thirstily toward the giver of oblivion.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
He took her hand—both hands—in his and gazed thirstily into her eyes—a serene violet-blue.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
Two hours later yet he found himself drinking thirstily and looked more pleased still.
PARIAH PLANETMURRAY LEINSTER
Shortly after the evening meal of singularly unappetizing Darian rations, she drank thirstily.
PARIAH PLANETMURRAY LEINSTER
He opened his eyes and looked tenderly at her, while she drank in his look thirstily, sobbing twice, as in sorrowful gratitude.
THE SAINTANTONIO FOGAZZARO
He did not heed her for awhile, searching eagerly, thirstily, his eyes glittering with cruel greed.
TOLD ON THE PAGODAMIMOSA
When the water was brought she drank thirstily, and then, closing her eyes, sank back with something like a sigh of contentment.
THE ONE-WAY TRAILRIDGWELL CULLUM
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