English version

quench

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishquenchquench /kwentΚƒ/ verb [transitive] formal πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 β†’ quench your thirst2 β†’ quench a fire/flamesβ†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
quenchβ€’ Needless to say, it shows that oil is a bargain, though perhaps less thirst quenching.β€’ While life as a sailor was harsh, his thirst for the sea was not quenched.β€’ They had been desires to be quenched, as he had quenched other desires over the years.β€’ Some little flames may be individually quenched, but there is a certain pattern to them.β€’ There would be water from the sink to quench his thirst, and that would buy him some time.β€’ Not that this deterred him; he was determined to break one open and quench his thirst.
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Verb table
quench
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyquench
he, she, itquenches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyquenched
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave quenched
he, she, ithas quenched
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad quenched
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill quench
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have quenched
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam quenching
he, she, itis quenching
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you, we, theyare quenching
Past
I, he, she, itwas quenching
you, we, theywere quenching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been quenching
he, she, ithas been quenching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been quenching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be quenching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been quenching
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