[syn: hunger, hungriness, thirst, thirstiness]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Thirstiness \Thirst"i*ness\, n.
The state of being thirsty; thirst.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a deficiency of moisture (especially when resulting from a
permanent absence of rainfall) [syn: aridity, aridness,
2: a physiological need to drink [syn: thirst, thirstiness]
3: strong desire for something (not food or drink); "a thirst
for knowledge"; "hunger for affection" [syn: hunger,
hungriness, thirst, thirstiness]