Definitions

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  • n. Obsolete form of thirst.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Thrist.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete form of thrust.
  • An obsolete or dialectal form of thirst.

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Examples

  • We all know how her unfavourable rating is going up! .. we all see her thrist for power yesterday for not makeing "decision" ... this woman is "power monger"!! ... sky

    Second petition drive launched to make Clinton VP

  • In striving to quench its insatiable thrist for attention by focusing all attention on the latest controversy, the media is further fragmenting the US.

    What Hillary Clinton will mean for American shooters

  • Tasty, classy an thrist quenching and none of the crap that's in carbonated soda.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • I was dying of thrist at times because he wasn't around to refill my drink.

    Chevy's-West Covina

  • Why force your kid to attend swimming lessons, ballet lessons, piano lessons, tuition when you could just teach your kid how to be someone enterprising and to have a thrist for success.

    jaimewolf Diary Entry

  • These two did sometymes, in severall cumpanyes, assemble the brethrein, who by thare exhortationis begane greatlie to be encoraged, and did schaw that thei had ane earnest thrist of godlines.

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • France begane to thrist to have the regiment of Scotland in thare awin handis.

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • In summer die for thrist, [217] in winter for cold,

    A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume 2

  • I have seen him in a tempest of passion, such as I have just described -- a passion into which entered all the bitter ingredients of pride, hatred, envy, jealousy, and the thrist (sic) for revenge.

    My Bondage and My Freedom

  • Talk about delusional, in the end these academic pinheads thrist for the same power and control they profess to be trying to eradicate. what an irony.

    The American Spectator

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