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un·quench·a·ble

 (ŭn-kwĕn′chə-bəl)
adj.
1. Impossible to slake or satisfy: unquenchable thirst.
2. Impossible to suppress or destroy: unquenchable enthusiasm.

un·quench′a·bly adv.
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unquenchable

(ʌnˈkwɛntʃəbəl)
adj
1. (of thirst) not able to be satisfied by drinking
2. not able to be satisfied
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unquenchable - impossible to quenchunquenchable - impossible to quench; "unquenchable thirst"
insatiable, insatiate, unsatiable - impossible to satisfy; "an insatiate appetite"; "an insatiable demand for old buildings to restore"; "his passion for work was unsatiable"
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Translations

unquenchable

[ʌnˈkwentʃəbl] ADJ (fig) → inextinguible; [thirst] → inapagable; [desire etc] → insaciable
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unquenchable

adj fireunlöschbar; thirst, desireunstillbar; optimismunerschütterlich; she has an unquenchable spiritsie lässt sich nicht unterkriegen (inf)
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