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See definition of unquenchable on Dictionary.com
  • as ingluttonous
  • as ininsatiable
  • as inirrepressible
  • as inunappeasable
  • as invoracious

synonyms for unquenchable

  • covetous
  • devouring
  • edacious
  • gorging
  • gourmandizing
  • greedy
  • gross
  • hoggish
  • insatiable
  • never full
  • omnivorous
  • piggish
  • piggy
  • prodigious
  • rapacious
  • ravening
  • ravenous
  • sating
  • starved
  • starving
  • wolfish
  • insistent
  • rapacious
  • ravenous
  • urgent
  • insatiate
  • clamorous
  • crying
  • demanding
  • desiring
  • exigent
  • gluttonous
  • greedy
  • importunate
  • intemperate
  • pressing
  • quenchless
  • unappeasable
  • unsatisfiable
  • unsatisfied
  • yearning
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How to use unquenchable in a sentence

It takes massive amounts of energy to pump San Diego’s main source – the Colorado River – to quench demands already.
FARMERS WANT TO CREATE SAN DIEGO’S CARBON DUMPSMACKENZIE ELMERFEBRUARY 3, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Though stern and even hard in his official duties, he had unquenchable natural affections.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IIJOHN LORD
There were aspects of that unquenchable agitation that were absolutely heroic and aspects that were absolutely pitiful.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
He had discovered a new quality, the same heroic soul that her brother Philip had, the unquenchable courage of the great marshal.
THE HOSTS OF THE AIRJOSEPH A. ALTSHELER
Generous and full of exuberance, he had some warm friends whom he amused extremely by his unquenchable enthusiasm and good humour.
BOUVARD AND PCUCHET, PART 2GUSTAVE FLAUBERT
Tow dipped in it was fastened to the heads of arrows, which thus became carriers of unquenchable flame.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
It was the quick eye, the steady nerve, the unquenchable spirit of the American boy—his heritage from his hunter forefathers.
TALES OF FISHESZANE GREY
Mischievous Walter was, if the unquenchable avidity for excitement which reigns at fourteen entitles a boy to such an aspersion.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
At its altar burns an unquenchable fire, which daily consumes hundredweights of sandal wood and aromatic herbs.
FROM THE CAVES AND JUNGLES OF HINDOSTANHELENA PRETROVNA BLAVATSKY
American women support these vicissitudes with a calm and unquenchable energy.
A TREATISE ON DOMESTIC ECONOMYCATHERINE ESTHER BEECHER
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WORDS RELATED TO UNQUENCHABLE

  • covetous
  • devouring
  • edacious
  • gorging
  • gourmandizing
  • greedy
  • gross
  • hoggish
  • insatiable
  • never full
  • omnivorous
  • piggish
  • piggy
  • prodigious
  • rapacious
  • ravening
  • ravenous
  • sating
  • starved
  • starving
  • unquenchable
  • wolfish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.